Last Chance: The Ideal and the Erotic closes on Friday

Posted by Admin on 15 Feb 2011, 4:38 p.m.

1 - 17 February 2011
Lewis Elton Gallery

In association with the De Morgan Foundation and the Watts Gallery

Evelyn De Morgan (née Pickering) 1855-1919, was a successful and prolific artist. Her many paintings and drawings of the female nude are informed by her adherence to the classical ideal of the human form in art and her deep interest in spiritualism. But there is also a distinctive erotic sensibility evident in them.

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