Inside Art: Pembroke Castle by JMW Turner

Here is a scene of majestic landscape grandeur with fisherman and boats going about their daily business, seemingly oblivious to its impact. Art curator and historian Monserrat Pis Marcos from The Holburne Museum explains the story behind JMW Turner’s painting Pembroke Castle, one of a series of watercolours he produced of picturesque views in England and Wales. Two fishermen unload their catch from a boat moored on the beach. Other vessels of various sizes are still at sea. In the background, an … Continue reading Inside Art: Pembroke Castle by JMW Turner