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Watercolours in Academe

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The late Dennis Flanders R.W.S., R.B.A. was described by Peterborough in the Daily Telegraph, as ‘the Canaletto of our time’. He had during the 1950s and 1960s been the graphic illustrator for the Illustrated London News and was the last of the 20 th century’s great topographical artists. Watercolours in Academe contains paintings of some of Britain’s most treasured academic institutions, some of which appear in the Illustrated London News, and others specially commissioned by Contemporary Watercolours as limited edition prints.

The book which measures 12" x 8 1/2" (30cm x 21cm) contains 41 colour plates familiar to all.

Scenes from academe featured in this book are :

UNIVERSITIES   SCHOOLS
Jesus College, Cambridge St. Cross College, Oxford Caterham School
King’s College, Cambridge Somerville College, Oxford Christ College, Brecon
Peterhouse, Cambridge Wadham College, Oxford City of London School
St John’s College, Cambridge Worcester College, Oxford Eton College
Trinity College, Cambridge Durham Kimbolton
Wolfson College, Cambridge Essex The King’s School, Canterbury
Christ Church Oxford Exeter The King’s School, Ely
Hertford College, Oxford Leicester Lancing College
Jesus College, Oxford London, Wye College, Kent Radley College
Keble College, Oxford Loughborough Sherborne School
Magdalen College, Oxford Nottingham Sutton Valence School
New College, Oxford   Wellington College
Nuffield College, Oxford   Whitgift School
Queen’s College, Oxford   Winchester College

Watercolours in Academe can be purchased for £19.95. UK delivery, please add £3.75 postage and package. Overseas delivery, please add £7.85.


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