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.

 

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