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James Turner and George White, beggars and artists' models

James Turner and George White were beggars and it might seem odd that they should have been immortalised in works of art by the likes of Sir Joshua Reynolds and Nathaniel Hone, the elder. 611 more words

Georgian Era Artists

'Painting by numbers', a statistical approach to The Burlington Magazine 1903-2016. Part I: Titian, Leonardo, Caravaggio, Cezanne and Reynolds

by Barbara Pezzini

The Burlington Index is a flexible research tool. It can be simply used as a reference finder, to seek for articles, but it can also be interrogated through statistical methods, to gain a broader idea of the historical development of the Magazine itself. 1,228 more words

Art Writing

Poem: Cardiff Museum - A Triptych

Who would want to cage a bird?

Who, so overcome by the vanity of

Their jealousy, encages the denizens

Of the sky, so they can be as sorrowful, 261 more words

Painters' Paintings: From Freud to Van Dyck @ the National Gallery

The germ of the idea came following Lucien Freud’s death in 2011 when heirs and curators had to deal with the collection of other artists’ works which Freud had accumulated over a long life. 2,219 more words