Sir Edwin Henry Landseer (7 March 1802 – 1 October 1873) was an English painter and sculptor, well known for his paintings of animals – particularly horses, dogs, and stags. However, his best known works are the lion sculptures at the base of Nelson's Column in Trafalgar Square.
Art TermFairy painting is particularly associated with the Victorian period, art that depicts fairies and other subjects from the supernatural
The Arctic Fantasies of Edwin Landseer and Briton Riviere: Polar Bears, Wilderness and Notions of the SublimeNineteenth-century images of the Arctic suggest that the sublime lost its religious and moral dimensions. While Frederic Church’s painting Icebergs …
Tate PapersTate Papers no.13, Spring 2010 edition, featuring papers on The Sublime Object
Tate PapersThis paper catalogues major changes in attitude during the last thirty years to conservation practice for the treatment of degraded …