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Samuel Palmer and 'the Ancients'

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ISBN-10: 0521278473

ISBN-13: 9780521278478

Edition: 1984

Authors: Fitzwilliam Museum Staff, Raymond Lister

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It is many years since a major exhibition in England was devoted to the work of the whole of Samuel Palmer's circle, 'The Ancients', a group of young men which included, among others, the painters George and Welby Sherman, all of whom were much influenced by William Blake. Most recent exhibitions devoted to Palmer himself have stressed his early work of about 1835-35 - much of it done in the village of Shoreham in Kent - at the expense of his still interesting later work. This has tended to give an unbalanced view of the artist, and the present exhibition endeavours to correct this; it also relates Palmer's work to other members of the circle, and endeavours to demonstrate that the work of…    
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Book details

List price: $31.99
Copyright year: 1984
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 10/4/1984
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 192
Size: 7.44" wide x 9.69" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.792
Language: English

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The catalogue
Samuel Palmer
George Richmond
Edward Calvert
Francis Oliver Finch
Welby Sherman
Frederick Tatham
Henry Walter
William Blake
John Linnell
Hannah Palmer