Samuel Palmer

1805–1881

Biography

Samuel Palmer (27 January 1805 – 24 May 1881) was a British landscape painter, etcher and printmaker. He was also a prolific writer. Palmer was a key figure in Romanticism in Britain and produced visionary pastoral paintings.

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Audio

Poem of the Month: Moniza Alvi

Moniza Alvi presents her poem on Samuel Palmer's Coming From Evening Church.
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MicroTate 37

Four new perspectives on works in the Tate collection

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Colour me British

Tate Britain is staging a grand survey of watercolour painting in Great Britain, from the early thirteenth century through to ...

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Earthly delights

The Art of the Garden: Jemima Montagu explores the garden symbol all the way back to Eden, through the ‘close-locked ...

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