St. Agnes in Prison Receiving from Heaven the 'Shining White Garment' by Frank Cadogan Cowper
Leading the revival of realism in the visual arts, the Art Renewal Center (ARC), a 501(C)(3), non-profit, educational foundation, hosts the largest online museum dedicated to realist art only and includes works by the old masters, 19th century, and contemporary realists as well as articles, letters and other online resources. The ARC is the foremost and only vetting service for realist art schools insuring that the teaching curricula and quality of teacher and student work meet our strict…
April Love, 1856 - Arthur Hughes - WikiArt.org
‘April Love’ was created in 1856 by Arthur Hughes in Romanticism style. Find more prominent pieces of genre painting at Wikiart.org – best visual art database.
Rudyard Kipling was Edward Burne-Jones’s nephew by marriage!
Yes – I know…. You see, I’m reading The Last Pre-Raphaelite by Fiona MacCarthy. About a third of the way through her narrative, the author informs us that in 1865, Alice, the el…
The Blue Rigi, Sunrise by JMW Turner
This watercolour is one of three finished drawings of this subject that are regarded as amongst the finest achievements not only of Turner, but also of the watercolour medium.
Pre-Raphaelites in comeback with new London show
Victorian art is making a comeback in London this summer with a major exhibition, and the biggest retrospective to date, of works by John William Waterhouse, who died in 1917.
The Rotunda: Tate Britain
Grade II* listed. Public gallery. 1897, by Sidney R.J. Smith, additions in 1909, 1926 by W Romaine Walker, Duveen Galleries added by John Russell Pope, architect of the National Gallery in Washington DC, with Romaine Walker and Jenkins opened in 1937, 1970s rear extension in galleries 25-30 and Turner (Clore) Gallery wing to north by James Stirling (1984-85). Portland stone, glazed and leaded roofs. Late Victorian grand manner with freely handled Baroque features concentrated on…