A Crisis of Brilliance  

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 22ND SEPTEMBER 2013

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A Crisis of BrillianceSome of the most well-known British artists of twentieth century feature in A Crisis of Brilliance, the Dulwich Picture Gallery's survey which includes works by contemporaries such as CRW Nevinson, Stanley Spencer, Mark Gertler and Dora Carrington. Students together at the Slade School of Art in London between 1908 and 1912, they formed part of what their esteemed drawing teacher Henry Tonks described as the school's last 'crisis of brilliance'. This exhibition which features over 70 original works by the group includes images which document their responses to the First World War.

 

About Dulwich Picture Gallery

Designed by London architect Sir John Soane in 1811, Dulwich Picture Gallery is the world's first purpose-built art gallery and holds one of the most celebrated collections of European Old Master paintings. Works by Rubens, Poussin, Van Dyck, Rembrandt, Watteau and Gainsborough contribute to the collection of European Old Master paintings spanning the 1600s and 1700s. More about Dulwich Picture Gallery

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A Crisis of Brilliance  Paul Nash The Void. Photo courtesy of MBAC, Tate London.  

A Crisis of Brilliance - Paul Nash The Void. Photo courtesy of MBAC, Tate London.

A Crisis of Brilliance Paul Nash The Void. Photo courtesy of MBAC, Tate London. 

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Dulwich Picture Gallery,   Gallery Road  Dulwich Village    SE21 7AD
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event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Painting
PRICING  £15.50 Adult, £14.50 Senior citizens, £7 Unemployed, disabled, students
DATES  21st June to 8th October 2017
VENUE  Dulwich Picture Gallery 
This June, the Dulwich Picture Gallery hosts the first major UK exhibition of watercolours by John Singer Sargent. Sargent: The Watercolours brings together nearly 80 works from what is arguably the artist's greatest period of watercolour production, between 1900 and 1918. Renowned as the portraitist of his generation, Sargent mastered the medium o... More about this event
 
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Dulwich Picture Gallery,   Gallery Road  Dulwich Village    SE21 7AD
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event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions
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VENUE  Dulwich Picture Gallery 
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