Turner's Gift Part 1




The Audio Drama Show show

Summary: Turner’s Gift is a fictional story in two parts, recounting a dramatic series of events in the late life of the celebrated English artist, J M W Turner. It is based significantly but not entirely on real aspects of his existence. In Part 1, Turner - recovering from serious illness – receives two visitors at his London studios. One is a potential assistant, Francis Sherrell, who Turner then takes on and who proves to have an immediate, positive influence on the artist’s motivation. The other visit is from George Smarden Dike: a strangely-behaving man who targets the wealthy Turner with an idea for a new printing process. The artist easily sees through his reproductive pretensions, and Dike is ejected: but his pursuit of the artist has only just begun… We really do appreciate your constructive feedback. Just email peoplescope@aol.com. Contacts: Twitter - twitter.com/peoplescope Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1138133330 Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/adastra34/ Youtube - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC2PYBXqwduS_xIcBBERlISw?view_as=subscriber