Trivium Art HistoryThe World of Art

England

A. O. Lamplough

The poetry of sand and sun

1877-1930

Aubrey Beardsley

"If I am not grotesque I am nothing"

1872-1898

Barbara Hepworth

The ovoid and its penetration

1903-1975

Charles Darwin

The art of seeing

1809-1882

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

Querulous poet founds art movement

1828-1882

Eadweard Muybridge

A brilliant murderer studies motion

1830-1904

Edward Burne-Jones

A return to stained-glass grace

1833-1898

Evelyn De Morgan

"Art is eternal, but life is short…"

1855-1919

George Ripley

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

1415-1490

Gluck (Hannah Gluckstein)

Great painter and social icon

1895-1978

John Constable

Nature wins, every time

1776-1837

John Dee

The man who summoned angels

1527-1608

John Everett Millais

Prodigy, Pre-Raphaelite, sellout?

1829-1896

Joseph Mallord William Turner

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

1775-1851

Joseph Wright of Derby

The birth of science out of fire

1734-1797

Leonora Carrington

"I'm not anyone's muse"

1917-2011

Madge Gill

An orphan talks to angels

1882-1961

Mary Beale

Mary brings home the bacon

1633-1699

Simeon Solomon

Flamboyant, unrepentant, and fabulous

1840-1905

Susan Penelope Rosse

Tiny paintings of presumably normal-sized people

1652-1700

Thomas Woolner

Sculptor turned poet, Pre-Raphaelite turned Neoclassicist

1825-1892

William Blake

Art is life, science is death

1757-1827

William Henry Fox Talbot

Britain's photographic pioneer

1800-1877

William Hogarth

A printmaker analyzes taste — and beauty comes out on top

1697-1764

William Holman Hunt

Stubborn commitment = beauty

1827-1910

William Morris

Can you run a socialist company in a capitalist economy?

1834-1896

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