Lady Lever Art Gallery The Lady Lever Art Gallery is part of National Museums Liverpool and contains the best of William Hesketh Lever’s personal art collection. Lever started collecting art to promote Sunlight Soap. The Gallery is famous for its Pre-Raphaelite paintings by Millais, Rossetti and Burne-Jones and holds works by Leighton, Turner, Constable, Gainsborough […]
Museums in Britain
Museums in Britain. Histories of the Museums and list of paintings with chronological order. The paintings listed in large size with 25 years period.
Fitzwilliam Museum Cambridge The Fitzwilliam Museum is the art and antiquities museum of the University of Cambridge, located on Trumpington Street opposite Fitzwilliam Street in central Cambridge, England. Admission is free. The museum is the lead museum for the University of Cambridge Museums consortium, one of 16 Major Partner Museum services funded by Arts Council […]
Ashmolean Museum Oxford Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology, one of the four museums of the University of Oxford and the oldest public museum of art, archaeology, and natural history in Great Britain. The Ashmolean came into existence when the wealthy antiquary Elias Ashmole gifted his collection to the University in 1682. He did so […]
National Gallery London National Gallery London is Great Britain’s national collection of European paintings. It is located on the north side of Trafalgar Square, Westminster. The National Gallery was founded in 1824 when the British government bought a collection of 38 paintings from the estate of the merchant John Julius Angerstein (1735–1823). The collection was […]