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Artistic Circles: Design and Decoration in the Aesthetic Movement

Artistic Circles: Design and Decoration in the Aesthetic Movement

Artists' houses and their gardens formed a distinct and influential strand in Victorian architecture and decoration, eliciting public interest and cov…

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Event - Saving a Century: Pevsner, Conservation & the Victorians

Wed 11 June 2014 15:00

Historian Nikolaus Pevsner reserved some of his best adjectives for Victorian architecture: “ham-fisted”, “distressing”, “flabby”, “noisy”, and “rum”.

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