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comparison. Paintings Jan Verrneer (1632-1675) "virtually disappeared from sight for several centuries" be- fore they were resurrected; today they are considered priceless. El Greco (1541-1614) was another modem rediscovery. Works by J. M. W. Turner (1775-1851), the great Romantic painter, became "an embarrassment to [London's] Tate gallery" earlier this century. Yet today Turner's paintings are "among the most valued items in the museum's collection."
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