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The Pre-Raphaelites: Inspiration from the Past by Terri Hardin

1848.  Uprisings were happening all across Europe.  In Victorian England, the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood was formed.  It’s self-proclaimed purpose was to reintroduce the lofty principles of the art of the Italian Renaissance as practiced prior to Raphael and those inspired by him.  515 more words


And the winner is


The winner of the William Morris eCoffee Cup is

Sharon Leavy… congratulations Sharon…. send me your address, please.


William Morris In The East End | Spitalfields Life

The presence of William Morris in the East End is almost forgotten today. Yet he took the District Line from his home in Hammersmith regularly to speak here through the last years of his life, despite persistent ill-health. 33 more words

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4th February 1924. Morris Vehicles.

By 1913 the British Motor industry built 25,000 cars and 9,000 commercial vehicles (3rd place in the international league) way behind America’s 461,000 (cars) and France’s 45,000. 316 more words


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Semi-Detached –
The Aesthetics of Virtual Experience since Dickens
By John Plotz
Princeton University Press – £27.95

Music proceeds from sensations to determinate ideas, the visual arts from determinate ideas to sensations…. 596 more words