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Joseph Mallord William Turner was an English Romantic landscape painter. He is commonly known as “the painter of light” and his work is regarded as a Romantic preface to Impressionism. He is well known for his oil paintings. J. M. W. Turner is also one of the master of British watercolour landscape painting.

Joseph Mallord William Turner Quiz Questions

J.M.W. Turner self-portrait, oil on canvas, ci...

J.M.W. Turner self-portrait, oil on canvas, circa 1799 (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

1. When was Joseph Mallord William Turner born?
a) 4 March 1778
b) 23 April 1775
c) 16 September 1773
d) 4 October 1771

2. Where was Joseph Mallord William Turner born?
a) Egremont
b) Brentford
c) London
d) Petworth

3. When did Joseph Mallord William Turner paint Fisherman at Sea?
a) 1794
b) 1796
c) 1792
d) 1788

4. Where was Joseph Mallord William Turner professor of perspective?
a) Trinity College
b) London School of Economics
c) Oxford University
d) Royal Academy of Arts

5. How many plates did Joseph Mallord William Turner publish in Liber Studiorum series?
a) 56
b) 79
c) 71
d) 64

6. Which of the following paintings did Joseph Mallord William Turner paint in 1812?
a) Snowstorm: Hannibal crossing the Alps
b) A Fire at Sea
c) Rockets and Blue Lights
d) The Shipwreck

7. Which of the following sites did Joseph Mallord William Turner visit in 1817?
a) Waterloo
b) Lepanto
c) Actium
d) Borodin

8. When did Joseph Mallord William Turner first visit Italy?
a) 1804
b) 1791
c) 1819
d) 1787

9. When did Joseph Mallord William Turner die?
a) 8 January 1867
b) 24 June 1864
c) 3 August 1856
d) 19 December 1851

10. Where did Joseph Mallord William Turner die?
a) Berlin
b) London
c) Venice
d) Calais

Joseph Mallord William Turner Quiz Questions with Answers

1. When was Joseph Mallord William Turner born?
b) 23 April 1775

2. Where was Joseph Mallord William Turner born?
c) London

3. When did Joseph Mallord William Turner paint Fisherman at Sea?
b) 1796

4. Where was Joseph Mallord William Turner professor of perspective?
d) Royal Academy of Arts

5. How many plates did Joseph Mallord William Turner publish in Liber Studiorum series?
c) 71

6. Which of the following paintings did Joseph Mallord William Turner paint in 1812?

Hannibal and his Men crossing the Alps

Hannibal and his Men crossing the Alps (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

a) Snowstorm: Hannibal crossing the Alps

7. Which of the following sites did Joseph Mallord William Turner visit in 1817?
a) Waterloo

8. When did Joseph Mallord William Turner first visit Italy?
c) 1819

9. When did Joseph Mallord William Turner die?
d) 19 December 1851

10. Where did Joseph Mallord William Turner die?
b) London

 

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Updated: July 26, 2016 — 9:54 pm

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  1. I have a painting signed JMW’96. can someone help? old oil painting landscape with dog.1796?1896?framed in london

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