JMW Turner and BG Windus:
Calais Sands at Low Water:
Poissards Collecting Bait
featured in the recent
Turner's Modern World
exhibition at Tate Britain
Thomas Wrigley Gift to Bury
For more information on the painting click here.
Two Turner Collectors who were Friends of Ruskin:
Elhanan Bicknell and Benjamin Godfrey Windus
The talks were held on 20 November 2019
St Cuthbert's Church, Earls Court
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Some links to help you find out more about
BG Windus, his family and in Tottenham.
The source of wealth which enabled BG Windus
to collect the works of one of the
foremost painters in England, JMW Turner.
Find out more about Tottenham, those who lived there and those who visited this home of Dissenters
Neighbours included the philanthropist and author, Priscilla Wakefield; Luke Howard, the 'Namer of Clouds' and the builder of the Martello towers, William Hobson.