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Illustrations

British Painter J.M.W. Turner Was a Frugal Genius (and Cheapskate)

According to Moyle’s biography, British painter J.M.W. Turner was pretty cheap when it came to spending his money, even though he had plenty to spare.

Books

Fall Into the Arts: 12 Great Books on Arts and Culture

As autumn officially settles in, crack open one of these 12 books on arts and culture, which we deem some of the best hitting shelves this season.

Culture

Can Mike Leigh's Portrait of J.M.W. Turner Redeem Cinema's Legacy of Botched Artist Biopics?

Overall history’s most revered pain-stained geniuses have not fared well on the big screen. Here's hoping Mike Leigh will treat this one differently.