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Winter, 1892, oil on canvas by Charles Warren Eaton (1857–1937), photo credit: McLean Museum and Art Gallery – Inverclyde Council

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Photo credit: Colchester and Ipswich Museums Service: Ipswich Borough Council Collection

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The Pool of London, Looking West

Compare Edwin Edwards' etching with André Derain's version made decades later. How much has the city changed?

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Robert Shirley and his wife Teresia, by unknown artist, photo credit: Wikimedia Commons

Robert Shirley and his wife Teresia
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The English adventurer and the Persian princess

Lose yourself in the world of a sixteenth-century romance and discover why Teresia Khan and Sir Robert Shirley were painted by Van Dyck.

Tseng Yuho at the Honolulu Museum of Art, Tseng Yuho with her painting The Settlement, depicting the impact of urban sprawl upon O‘ahu. November 12th, 1957, © Honolulu Museum of Art

Tseng Yuho at the Honolulu Museum of Art
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Four East Asian artists you should get to know

Acquaint yourself with the artists who started in Asia and travelled all over the world, to Hawaii, Scotland and Trafalgar Square.

Photo credit: Gallery Oldham

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North Breeze

Gallery Oldham added this simple pastel seascape by William Stott of Oldham to Art UK. The horizon is smudged to a misty blur.

© the copyright holder. Photo credit: Horniman Museum and Gardens

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Nigeria's men and the fight for change

Learn about the men depicted in two portraits by an unknown Nigerian artist and why the artist of these works might have wanted to remain anonymous.

A Letter to Peter Reid, acrylic on canvas by Peter Reid, © the copyright holder, photo credit: Burton Art Gallery and Museum

acrylic on canvas by Peter Reid
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Field Officer of the 3rd King's Own Dragoons, 1798, watercolour & gouache on paper by unknown artist, photo credit: The Royal United Services Institute (RUSI)

Field Officer of the 3rd King's Own Dragoons
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The Royal United Services Institute (RUSI)

The collections reflect the organisation's history as the eldest security think tank in the world.

When the West with Evening Glows, 1901, oil on canvas by Joseph Farquharson (1846–1935), photo credit: Manchester Art Gallery

1901, oil on canvas by Joseph Farquharson (1846–1935)
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Buy art prints of winter

With winter on its way why not embrace it and decorate your home with these carefully curated prints. Profits go to supporting the collections on Art UK.

Photo credit: Colchester and Ipswich Museums Service: Ipswich Borough Council Collection

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St Mary-le-Tower Churchyard

The interplay of light and shadow is captured well in Walter Daniel Batley's ink and watercolour sketch of a churchyard in Ipswich.

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