Inquisitive Eyes Painters Edwardian – Gwen Yarker


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This real contribution to the literature on artists and place is a truly fresh look not only at the Slade milieu but at the flavour of landscape painting in early 20th century Britain. Convincingly argued, this focuses on the importance of Purbeck to some of the most important Edwardian painters. Plein air artists visiting from the 1890s saw the county through the lens of Thomas Hardy and exhibited paintings of a timeless Wessex in London.