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Reynolds on the Grand Tour

The following post is based on an Art Bite talk given at the Plymouth City Museum & Art Gallery. It was given by Lawrie Thorne, who has carried out research into Reynolds’ early years up until the 1750s. 578 more words

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LondonLife - Artistic eyes gaze upon us...

Eighteenth century artists William Hogarth and Joshua Reynolds gaze down from the facade of the V&A in South Kensington. The Victoria and Albert Museum was established in 1852 – capitalising on the success of the Great Exhibition the previous year – and moved to its current site in 1857. 62 more words

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Reynolds: Dock, Devon and London

The following post is based on an Art Bite talk given at the Plymouth City Museum & Art Gallery. It was given by Lawrie Thorne, who has carried out research into Reynolds’ early years up until the 1750s. 797 more words

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Shapeshifters

This little book seems to have rather sunk without trace, which is a shame as it deserves better.  It’s a beautifully produced little volume for one thing, with nice crisp white paper and eye-catching cover art.  182 more words

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Exhibitions closing soon June 2015 Part 1


LAST CHANCE TO SEE!

Exhibitions in London about to close in the next couple of weeks,

catch them while you can:

Inspired by Soane: I saw this and thought of you… 324 more words

Royal Academy