The British Art Journal

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CURRENT ISSUE

Cover

Anna Leafing through a Folder of Prints by Laura Theresa Alma-Tadema (née Epps) (1852–1909), 1874. Oil on panel, 11.3 x 31.4 cm. Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam. See Recovering Anna Alma-Tadema (1867–1943) on pp32-43.

This months featured article is Southwark Fair by William Hogarth (1697–1764) does show Southwark Fair by Robin Simon

CONTENTS

EDITORIAL

2 | The Berger Prize 2021: Winner

RESEARCH

3 | Alessio Costarelli
Dancing Girl statues by Antonio Canova (1757–1822) belonging to Lord Londonderry
A new document and some hypotheses

8 | Robert LS Cowley
The shock of the new
William Hogarth (1697–1764) and the influence of Isaac Newton (1642–1727) and his followers

29 |Alex Grafen
Paul Nash (1889–1946) in Voices
Two unremarked articles

32 | Susie Beckham
Recovering Anna Alma-Tadema (1867–1943)

44 | David Platzer
In quest of Harold Acton (1904–1994)

57 | Richard Coppin
Aspiration, display, and misfortune
The Old Bond Street townhouse of Tilly Kettle (1735–1786)

48 | Jenny Brownrigg & Susannah Thompson  
Early Eardley
A reconsideration of Joan Eardley (1921–1963) (1872–1945)

80 | Robin Simon
Southwark Fair by William Hogarth (1697–1764) does show Southwark Fair