J.M.W. Turner's Ploughing Up Turnips, near Slough: The cultivation of cultural dissent

Miller, Michele L.
December 1995
Art Bulletin;Dec95, Vol. 77 Issue 4, p572
Academic Journal
Examines J.M.W. Turner's artpiece `Ploughing Up Turnips, near Slough,' a turnips-harvesting scene in England. Implications on the changing agricultural practices; Comparison with landscape paintings including George Lambert's `Hilly Landscape with a Cornfield'; Significance of turnips; Prominence of Windsor Castle in the painting.


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