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The British Art Journal is published three times a year. It was founded in Autumn 1999, with two issues in the first volume, but there have been three in each volume since then. The volumes appear annually, although in practice the issues may run over into a following calendar year, which does not affect the subscription entitlement of three issues per subscription.

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Hand-painted silk fragment, c1914. Courtauld Institute of Art, London. See James Fox, ‘A forgotten modernist: The art of John Armstrong Turnbull (1887–1978)’

This issues Featured Article is: A forgotten modernist The art of John Armstrong Turnbull (1887–1978) by James Fox on pages 42-47



2 | The Berger Prize: Short list


3 | Kenneth McConkey
Tuke, naturalism and a national art

12 | Alan Barnes and Stephen Leach
The painter, the patron, the wife and her lover
Wright of Derby’s portraits of the Revd Henry Case and Mrs Ellen Morewood (1782)

18 |Martin Hopkinson
Les Eus
by JD Fergusson (1874–1961)
The artist’s own interpretation

24 | Clive J Easter
Dressed for death, robed for resurrection
17th-century shrouded effigies

| Alan Mumford
Paintings and other vehicles for political pastiche
Cartoonists as artists

42 | James Fox
A forgotten modernist
The art of John Armstrong Turnbull (1887–1978)

48 | Pamela Gerrish Nunn 
Post-pre-Raphaelite stained glass
Eleanor Fortescue-Brickdale (1872–1945)

54 | Caitlin Blackwell Baines 
The North Face
The portraiture, patronage and collecting of a northern dynasty, c1710–1906


67 | Max Browne
‘Thomas Griffiths Wainewright: Paradise Lost
Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, Hobart, 11 June–3 October 2021


75 | Adrian Clark
Martin Harrison, et al.
Francis Bacon: Shadows