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Little Child (1888), Painting

George Clausen

The son of a decorative artist of Danish descent, George Clausen was born in London on 18 April 1852. On leaving school, he worked for a firm of Chelsea decorators and took evening classes at the South Kensington Schools (1867-73), winning two of its Gold Medals for Design (1868, 1870).

 

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The Leeds Picture (1908), Painting

George Sauter (1866 - 1937)

He was born at Rettenbach, Bavaria and studied art at the Royal Academy in Munich, moving to London for twenty years in 1895 following periods of study across Europe, working in Holland, Belgium France and Italy.

 

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Commercial Street, Leeds (c.1910), Painting

Mark Senior

Senior was born at Hanging Heaton near Dewsbury. He trained at the Leeds School of Art and the Slade School in London. He first exhibited his work in Leeds in 1886 and showed regularly at the Royal Academy from 1892.

 

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Nude Study (1906), Painting

William Orpen

William Orpen, the son of a Dublin solicitor was born in Stillorgan, County Dublin in 1878. He studied at the Metropolitan School of Art in Dublin and the Slade School in London, where his fellow students included Augustus John and Wyndham Lewis. At the Slade he produced two important paintings, The Play Scene from Hamlet and The Mirror. Orpen soon became known for his portraits of public figures and during his career produced over 600 of these pictures.

 

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The Village Funeral (1872), Painting

Frank Holl

Frank Holl (July 4, 1845 - July 31, 1888), English painter, was born in London, and was educated chiefly at University College School.

Frank Holl (1845 -1988) by Paul Ripley

 

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The Outward Bound (1912), Painting

Frederick Cayley Robinson

The Titanic is seen leaving Southampton on her maiden voyage.

 

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The Day of Atonement, Painting

Jacob Kramer (1892-1962)

The Day of Atonement (1919) by Jacob Kramer depicts a gathering of Jewish men coming together for prayer to take part in Yom Kippur. Its central themes are atonement and repentance. Yom Kippur completes the annual period known in Judaism as the High Holy Days or Days of Awe.

 

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Nightfall Down The Thames (1880), Painting

John Atkinson Grimshaw

Son of a policeman, John Atkinson Grimshaw was born in Leeds and started work as a railway clerk. His parents were opposed to his taking up art as a career.

 

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The Bridesmaid (c.1883-85), Painting

James Jacques Joseph Tissot

By Dave Roberts


'The Bridesmaid' (1883-85), is a painting depicting a social event which were the hallmark of Tissot. A beautiful young women is pictured flirting with the groomsman, their attraction for each other taking over the moment as they appear oblivious to all those around them.

 

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The Lady of Shalott (c.1894), Painting

John William Waterhouse

Waterhouse's 'The Lady of Shalott' Looking at Lancelot from the window.

Tennyson's poem, the tragic love of 'The Lady of Shalott' tells the story of a woman cursed to remain inside a tower on Shalott island, situated in the river which flows to Camelot.

 

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