J.M.W. Turner, 1775-1851
Tate Britain: Exhibition
1 January 194731 December 1948
  • Joseph Mallord William Turner, 'Boccaccio Relating the Tale of the Bird-Cage' exhibited 1828
    Joseph Mallord William Turner
    Boccaccio Relating the Tale of the Bird-Cage exhibited 1828
    Oil on canvas
    support: 1219 x 899 mm
    frame: 1500 x 1180 x 140 mm
    Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856

This exhibition was organized by the Tate Gallery and British Council.

Also shown in Amsterdam (Stedelijk Museum), Berne (Kunstmuseum), Rome (Museo di Palazzo Venezia), Paris (Musée de l’Orangerie), Brudssels (Palais des Beaux Arts) and Liège (Musee des Beaux Arts).