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Reflecting on Cornish life – Portrait of Jack Clemo by Lionel Miskin

The following has been written by Rachel Wright, volunteer on the ‘In the Frame’ project who has researched Portrait of Jack Clemo by Lionel Miskin. As just one of a series of portraits of Jack Clemo in a variety of mediums, this oil painting represents the marriage of two cornerstones of Cornish cultural history.  Following […]

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In the Frame conservation work

By Alison Cooper, Curator of Decorative Art As we draw closer to the opening of the ‘In the Frame’ exhibition and as the final selection of works for the show has been made, we are now looking at the conservation work required for the exhibition. Each work has undergone a brief assessment so that we […]

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Understanding British Portraits study day

Our curator of Decorative Art, Alison Cooper, is currently working on the forthcoming ‘In the Frame‘ exhibition. She recently was able to attend Understanding British Portraits – a study day in Bath. It was the perfect opportunity to get some inspiration for our portrait exhibition, and you can find out more about the experience on the blog she wrote!

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