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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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Poem of the Month: Moniza Alvi

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

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The Ancients

The Ancients were a group of artists who formed around the visionary artist and poet William Blake in the last ...

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Ruralists

Group of British artists founded in 1975 who aimed to revive the painting of figure subjects in idyllic rural settings

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MicroTate 37

Four new perspectives on works in the Tate collection

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Colour me British: Watercolour I

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

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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