The Romantic Thread in British Art
- Winchester area
- Winchester Discovery Centre
- 09:00am Saturday 14 Jan 2017 to Sunday 05 Mar 2017
This exhibition has been drawn from Southampton's outstanding collection of fine art. It encompasses paintings, prints and drawings from the late eighteenth century to the present day and illustrates successive Romantic movements that have emerged at times of anxiety and troubled world events. These include the high Romantic era of the early nineteenth century, the Pre-Raphaelites, the Pastoral Etchers, Neo-Romantics and environmentally engaged contemporaries.
Artists represented include William Blake, Frank Dicksee, Graham Sutherland, Stanley Spencer and Clare Woods.
Image credit: Romeo & Juliet, Frank Dicksee (c) Southampton City Art Gallery.
The Gallery is open at Winchester Discovery Centre: Monday-Friday: 9am-7pm
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- Cost: FREE
- Venue: Winchester Discovery Centre