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John Downman (1750 – 24 December 1824) was a Welsh portrait and subject painter.

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Poem of the Month: Will Eaves

This October Will Eaves presents his poem, based on John Downman’s The Crater of Vesuvius 1774, currently on display ...



Chalk is a soft powdery white or off-white writing or drawing material in crayon form, generally used on a blackboard ...

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