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Benjamin Brecknell Turner

Rural England Through a Victorian Lens (Victoria and Albert Museum Studies)
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Benjamin Brecknell Turner is known for his beautiful early photographs of rural England. He was one of the first, and remains one of the greatest, of all British photographers.

Between and he compiled 60 of his photographs under the title Photographic Views from Nature. pages: 26 x 29 cm In the early s, Benjamin Brecknell Turner () photographed picturesque, quintessentially English scenes: ruined abbeys and castles, thatched barns and half-timbered houses, crumbling cottages, ancient oak trees and woodland : Benjamin Brecknell Turner: Rural England Through a Victorian Lens by Turner, Benjamin Brecknell and Martin Barnes and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

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Benjamin Brecknell Turner: rural England through a Victorian lens. [Martin Barnes; Benjamin Brecknell Turner; Mark Haworth-Booth; Malcolm R Daniel] -- In the early s, Benjamin Brecknell Turner () photographed picturesque, quintessentially English scenes: ruined abbeys and castles, thatched barns and half-timbered houses, crumbling.

Filled with lovely scenes of 19th-century England, this beautiful book is a nostalgic glimpse of a vanished world through the lens of Benjamin Brecknell Turner (), one of the first, and one of the greatest, of early British photographers.

A tranquil stillness pervades Turner's evocative images of churches, cottages, old farm buildings. Benjamin Brecknell Turner (–) was one of Britain's first photographers and a founding-member of the Photographic Society of London which was formed in His images were based on the traditionally 'picturesque' styles and subjects of.

Filled with lovely scenes of 19th-century England, this beautiful book is a nostalgic glimpse of a vanished world through the lens of Benjamin Brecknell Turner ( -- ), one of the first, and one of the greatest, of early British photographers.5/5(1).

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Turner (–), U.S. Representative from Alabama; Sir Ben Turner (politician) (–), Member of Parliament for Batley and Morley; Benjamin F. Turner, Sr. (–), mayor of Passaic, New Jersey. Benjamin Brecknell Turner () was one of the first, and remains one of the greatest, British photographers.

His images were highly praised during his lifetime for their rustic beauty and grandeur. Benjamin Brecknell Turner is perhaps best known for his beautiful early photographs of rural England.

This volume examines his role as one of the first, and still one of the greatest, of all British amateur photographers.

Between and he compiled an album of 60 photographs, entitled "Photographic Views from Nature".4/5(2). Filled with lovely scenes of 19th-century England, this beautiful book is a nostalgic glimpse of a vanished world through the lens of Benjamin Brecknell Turner ( -- ), one of the first, and one of the greatest, of early British photographers.A tranquil stillness pervades Turner's evocative images of churches, cottages, old farm buildings, and ancient ruins.

In stark contrast are his. Benjamin Brecknell Turner was a candle-maker by trade, who in his spare time produced some of the finest landscape photographs of the nineteenth century. A friend of Fox Talbot, he held a licence for Talbot's calotype process.

Turner continued to exploit the technique for. Photographer Benjamin Brecknell Turner was likely one of the people who saw these photos. Inhe photographed the Crystal Palace with a large-field camera, creating some of the most dramatic architectural compositions of the Victorian Age.

Benjamin Turner was one of the first, and remains one of the greatest, British amateur photographers. He began practising photography in according to the technique patented in by the British inventor W. Fox Talbot (). Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Benjamin Brecknell Turner: Rural England Through a Victorian Lens (Victoria and Albert Museum Studies) at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.5/5.

Albumen print from Calotype negative by Benjamin Brecknell Turner, 'Hawkhurst Church, Kent: A Photographic Truth', Museum Number PH Benjamin Brecknell Turner (–) Alternative names: Benjamin Bracknell Turner; Benjamin Brecknall Turner: Description: British photographer and architectural photographer: Date of birth/death: 12 May Location of birth/death: London, United Kingdom London: London, United Kingdom: Work location: Amsterdam () Authority control.

Between andBenjamin Brecknell Turner compiled an album of 60 photographs, entitled 'Photographic Views from Nature'. A superb collection of vintage pictures, now in the V&A, forms the basis of this book. Aside from their intriguing historical and topographical value, Turner's photographs 4/5(2).

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Benjamin Brecknell Turner. Malcolm R. Daniel. 30 Mar Hardback. unavailable. Try AbeBooks. All the Mighty World. Malcolm R. Daniel. 30 Nov Hardback. Benjamin Brecknell Turner is perhaps best known for his beautiful early photographs of rural England.

This volume examines his role as one of the first, and still one of the greatest, of all British amateur photographers. Between and he compiled an album of 60 photographs, entitled "Photographic Views from Nature".Pages: Martin Barnes was carrying out research for a book he was compiling.

Entitled Rural England Through a Victorian Lens - Benjamin Brecknell Turner, it is to be published next month by V & A Publications, price £ Other Worcestershire villages featured in the Benjamin Turner collection are Earls Croome, Clerkenleap and Bredicot.

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Benjamin Brecknell Turner (), Photographer. Artist of 1 portrait Photographer. Turner was one of the leading topographical photographers of the s, combining this work from a studio in the Haymarket with his family business as a tallow chandler.

Benjamin Brecknell Turner, the eldest son and second in a family of eight children, was born on 12 May in the family house at The Haymarket, London.

Numbers served as the business premises of Brecknell & Turner, tallow-chandlers. Benjamin Brecknell Turner ( květnaLondýn – dubna ) byl jedním z prvních fotografů Británie a zakládající člen Královské fotografické společnosti v Londýně, která byla založena v roce Jeho obrazy byly založené na tradičně "malebném" stylu a Narození: květnaLondýn.

Media in category "Benjamin Brecknell Turner" The following 10 files are in this category, out of 10 total. -Rural Manor, Possibly Bredicot- MET DPjpg 3, × 2,; MB.Benjamin Brecknell Turner was a prodigious pioneering photographer, read all about him in my innovative evergreen heirloom/book Turner Trees.

The Victoria & Albert museum hosted the exhibition‘England Through a Victorian Lens’ his cool creative work gives us a nostalgic glimpse of rural architectural images; also, fine.The first exhibition of landscapes by the great Victorian photographer Benjamin Brecknell Turner will be staged in The Canon Photography Gallery at the V&A.

Rural England Through a Victorian Lens: Benjamin Brecknell Turner will open on 5 April