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British portrait painters

Russell, J.

British portrait painters

by Russell, J.

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Published by Collins .
Written in English


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StatementJ. Russell.
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Open LibraryOL19307619M

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The history of British painting is intimately linked with the broader traditions of European painting. Kings and queens commissioned portraits from German, Dutch, and Flemish artists. Holbein, Van Dyck, and other eminent foreign portraitists imparted an aura of grandeur to even their most unimposing sitters.

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Opens 27 February Pre-book Hockney. Cecil Beaton’s Bright Young Things. Opens 12 March Pre-book Beaton. A relatively stable monarchy in concert with a powerful landed aristocracy provided continuity and patronage.

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[Robin Gibson; Keith Roberts] -- The aim of this anthology is to present as varied a selection as possible of some of the most interesting portraits that have either been painted in Great Britain or are of British sitters.In more recent years British artists like Stanley Spencer, Lucian Freud and David Hockney have continued to keep the British face in the forefront of world class figurative art.

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