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Tate Etc

The aesthetics of documentary

Mark Cousins

‘Documentary is intrinsically aesthetic,’ argues Mark Cousins, ‘it is as much about shots and cuts, structure and rhythm as fiction …

Tate Etc

When history collapses Into the present: Dexter Dalwood

David Anfam

When history collapses Into the present; David Anfam on Dexter Dalwood, Tate Etc. issue 18 Spring 2010

Tate Etc

The emblem of earthly vanities: Shadows

Keith Miller

In folk tales, Gothic novels and film noir, shadows are premonitions, harbingers of threat and death. Western painting and its …

Tate Papers

Curving Round: David Sylvester and the ‘Rediscovery’ of David Bomberg

Lee Hallman

Lee Hallman considers how David Sylvester’s role in the rehabilitation of David Bomberg’s reputation in the 1950s and 1960s illuminates …

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Sir Jacob Epstein, recipient: Peggy Jean Lewis Letter from Jacob Epstein to Peggy Jean

9 February [1959]

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Sir Jacob Epstein, recipient: Peggy Jean Lewis Letter from Jacob Epstein to Peggy Jean

16 February [1955]

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Sir Cedric Morris, Bt, recipient: Arthur Lett-Haines Telegram from Arthur Lett-Haines to Cedric Morris

8 November 1941

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Sir Jacob Epstein, recipient: Peggy Jean Lewis Letter from Jacob Epstein to Peggy Jean

4 September [1954]

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Sir Jacob Epstein, recipient: Peggy Jean Lewis Letter from Jacob Epstein to Peggy Jean

17 January [1955]

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Sir Jacob Epstein, recipient: Peggy Jean Lewis Letter from Jacob Epstein to Peggy Jean

4 August [1954]

Tate Papers

The 1957 Rehang of Tate’s Modern British Gallery: Displaying the Contemporary ‘British School’ in the Context of John Rothenstein’s Later Career

Michael Clegg

When Tate’s modern British galleries reopened, refurbished and rehung, in 1957, the gallery’s Director John Rothenstein was entering the twilight …

Tate Papers

‘A Wistful Dream of Far-Off Californian Glamour’: David Sylvester and the British View of American Art

James Finch

David Sylvester’s criticism from the 1950s and 1960s combined enthusiasm for the vitality of new American art with ambivalence about …

Tate Papers

Francis Bacon: Back to Degas: Rothenstein Lecture 2011

Martin Hammer

Providing the first focused account of Francis Bacon’s artistic dialogue with Edgar Degas, Martin Hammer argues that the French painter …

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Sir Jacob Epstein, recipient: Peggy Jean Lewis Letter from Jacob Epstein to Peggy Jean

20 January [1950]

Artist

Francis Bacon

1909–1992

Archive

Prunella Clough Diary

18 November 1944–27 February 1947

Tate Britain

Tour

Members Hours: All Too Human

Selected dates until 27 August
See the exhibition in the morning hours before the gallery opens to the public

Tate Britain

Tour

British Sign Language Tour: All Too Human

21 Apr 2018
Learn about painters in Britain who strove to represent human figures, their relationships and surroundings in the most intimate of …

Tate Britain

Tour

Curator's Tour: All Too Human

11 May 2018
Explore the exhibition after-hours

Tate Britain

Talk

Talk and Private View. Lowry: The Bigger Picture

7 Oct 2013
Talk and Private View. Lowry: The Bigger Picture at Tate Britain 7 October 2013