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Bust of Young Woman, (detail), 1887, marble by Aristide Fontana (b.c.1834), photo credit: Guildhall Museum, Rochester


Joseph Beuys. 1969, photograph by Klaus Eschen. © the photographer. Photo credit: Beuys 2021. Slub Dresden / German Photo Library

Joseph Beuys

Nine ways Joseph Beuys defined art

Looking at the influential artist at the centenary of his birth.


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Grace Dalrymple Elliot . c.1782, oil on canvas by Thomas Gainsborough (1727–1788). Photo credit: Frick Collection, New York, public domain

Grace Dalrymple Elliot

London life: Gainsborough's glittering career in the city

An in-depth look at the artist's Pall Mall residence and the work he made there.

© the artist's estate. Photo credit: City & County of Swansea: Glynn Vivian Art Gallery Collection


What is the Ascension? Jesus' heavenward journey in art

How artists have interpreted the events after the Crucifixion.

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