JMW Turner and BG Windus:
The Windus Commissions
A Fête Day in Zurich: Early morning Sample Study c.1845 by JMW Turner. This sample study is for one of only two commissions from BG Windus which Turner finally accepted. The Windus painting is in the Kunsthaus Zurich collection; the sample study is on display at Tate Britain until further notice. More information here
Some links to help you find out more about
BG Windus and his family, friends and
neighbours in Tottenham.
Find out more about Tottenham, those who lived here and those who visited this rural home of Dissenters
The links which John Constable, the romantic painter and Turner's rival, had with Tottenham