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A. O. Lamplough

A. O. Lamplough — The poetry of sand and sun

1877-1930
Aubrey BeardsleyPortrait of Aubrey Beardsley

Aubrey Beardsley — "If I am not grotesque I am nothing"

1872-1898
Barbara HepworthPortrait of Barbara Hepworth

Barbara Hepworth — The ovoid and its penetration

1903-1975
Charles DarwinPortrait of Charles Darwin

Charles Darwin — The art of seeing

1809-1882
Dante Gabriel RossettiPortrait of Dante Gabriel Rossetti

Dante Gabriel Rossetti — Querulous poet founds art movement

1828-1882
Eadweard MuybridgePortrait of Eadweard Muybridge

Eadweard Muybridge — A brilliant murderer studies motion

1830-1904
Edward Burne-JonesPortrait of Edward Burne-Jones

Edward Burne-Jones — A return to stained-glass grace

1833-1898
Evelyn De MorganPortrait of Evelyn De Morgan

Evelyn De Morgan — "Art is eternal, but life is short…"

1855-1919
George RipleyPortrait of George Ripley

George Ripley — Nothing is what it seems in the search for the Philosopher's Stone

1415-1490
Gluck (Hannah Gluckstein)Portrait of Gluck (Hannah Gluckstein)

Gluck (Hannah Gluckstein) — Yes, you can be both a social icon and a great painter.

1895-1978
John ConstablePortrait of John Constable

John Constable — Nature wins, every time

1776-1837
John DeePortrait of John Dee

John Dee — The man who summoned angels

1527-1608
John Everett MillaisPortrait of John Everett Millais

John Everett Millais — Prodigy, Pre-Raphaelite, sellout?

1829-1896
Joseph Mallord William TurnerPortrait of Joseph Mallord William Turner

Joseph Mallord William Turner — Every age has its Star Boy — might as well be J.M.W. Turner

1775-1851
Joseph Wright of DerbyPortrait of Joseph Wright of Derby

Joseph Wright of Derby — The birth of science out of fire

1734-1797
Leonora CarringtonPortrait of Leonora Carrington

Leonora Carrington — "I'm not anyone's muse"

1917-2011
Madge GillPortrait of Madge Gill

Madge Gill — An orphan talks to angels

1882-1961
Mary BealePortrait of Mary Beale

Mary Beale — Mary brings home the bacon

1633-1699
Simeon SolomonPortrait of Simeon Solomon

Simeon Solomon — Flamboyant, unrepentant, and fabulous

1840-1905
Susan Penelope RossePortrait of Susan Penelope Rosse

Susan Penelope Rosse — Tiny paintings of presumably normal-sized people

1652-1700
Thomas WoolnerPortrait of Thomas Woolner

Thomas Woolner — Sculptor turned poet, Pre-Raphaelite turned Neoclassicist

1825-1892
William BlakePortrait of William Blake

William Blake — Art is life, science is death

1757-1827
William Henry Fox TalbotPortrait of William Henry Fox Talbot

William Henry Fox Talbot — The inventor of photography in Britain

1800-1877
William HogarthPortrait of William Hogarth

William Hogarth — A printmaker analyzes taste — and beauty comes out on top

1697-1764
William Holman HuntPortrait of William Holman Hunt

William Holman Hunt — Stubborn commitment = beauty

1827-1910
William MorrisPortrait of William Morris

William Morris — Can you run a socialist company in a capitalist economy?

1834-1896