Video: Constable vs Turner
- 19 September 2014
Art historian Jacky Klein takes a closer look at two major exhibitions celebrating the titans of Victorian art.
In the video, Jacky explores one of art's greatest rivalries – JMW Turner and John Constable, who were born just a year apart – through two fantastic exhibitions of their late works. But who was the better artist?
Late Turner: Painting Set Free is at Tate Britain until 25 January 2015; Constable: The Making of a Master is at the V&A from 20 September 2014 to 11 January 2015. Get 50% off with the National Art Pass.