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William Blake Juxtaposed

 Born into a middle class family, #WilliamBlake (1757-1827) was poet, painter, and printmaker. Receiving little recognition during his lifetime, Blake is now considered a foundational figure in the history of the poetry and visual arts of the Romantic Age.  Blake’s … Continue reading

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Art from a Master

I have to thank a friend for introducing me to this piece of art and allowing me to hold it in my hands and study it. ┬áThere are moments, if like me you love art. ┬áLike going to the Ashmolean … Continue reading

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