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Light Chain Proximal Tubulopathy – The Tip of the Iceberg?

In recent years, there has been increased recognition of the spectrum of kidney diseases associated with paraproteinemias. The fact that the pathogenetically related categories of “monoclonal immunoglobulin deposition disease” and “light chain amyloidosis” have entirely different histopathologies is not always well appreciated. 629 more words

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John Roddam Spencer Stanhope: a different Pre-Raphaelite

Another of the team of artists who painted the murals in the new Debating Hall of the Oxford Union Society was John Roddam Spencer Stanhope… 1,509 more words

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The Story in Paintings: Mariana - Shakespeare or Tennyson?

Artists of all periods since have painted characters and scenes from the plays of William Shakespeare. Some – such as Hamlet, King Lear, the witches from Macbeth, and Romeo and Juliet – have been generally popular. 1,796 more words

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The Story in Paintings: Philip Hermogenes Calderon 2, Shakespeare and the naked saint

Following the success of his Broken Vows and subsequent work, particularly his mediaeval Home After Victory, Philip Hermogenes Calderon (1833–1898) was elected a full member of the Royal Academy in 1867. 1,128 more words

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The Forgotten Pre-Raphaelite: Marie Spartali Stillman, 3 - from 1892

In my previous article, I described the life and work of Marie Spartali Stillman (1844–1927) during some of her most active and productive years. This article completes my account. 1,566 more words

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The Forgotten Pre-Raphaelite: Marie Spartali Stillman, 2 - 1884 to 1892

In the first article, I gave an account of the early life and work of Marie Spartali Stillman (1844–1927), up to her return to England after five years in Florence, in 1883. 2,017 more words

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The Forgotten Pre-Raphaelite: Marie Spartali Stillman, 1 - to 1883

Now unfortunately overshadowed by Impressionism, the Pre-Raphaelite movement was a major influence in European painting in the middle and later years of the 1800s. The core of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood was small and transient, but the movement and its periphery spread further, and lasted until the early twentieth century. 2,107 more words

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