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The Explorers Guild--This Week's Reading Roundup

Here’s a roundup of this week’s reading–and by this week I mean things I finished reading this week. I have been working on The Explorer’s Guild… 619 more words

Weird Fiction

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