By Graham Reynolds

English artists have made a special contribution to the paintings of watercolor portray. In no different Western kingdom has this very appealing medium been used so continually, or for works of such stature, as in England among 1750 and the current day. during this common survey of the complete interval, Graham Reynolds, previously Keeper of work and of Prints and Drawings on the Victoria & Albert Museum, discusses the work of over a hundred artists together with the well known watercolorists resembling Cozens, Girtin, Cotman and De Wint, in addition to artists who're both identified for his or her paintings in different media - Gainsborough, Turner, Constable, Sargent, Henry Moore. The a hundred and forty illustrations, sixty four in colour, exhibit the paintings of those and lesser-known artists and exhibit the flexibility of this medium, so the reader should be brought to its use for illustrative comic strip and portraiture in addition to to the best examples of conventional panorama watercolors.

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