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Charting the move from realism to literary-inspired work by Newlyn artists such as Elizabeth Forbes and William Wainwright.

Inspired by the writing of Shakespeare, Keats, Browning and others, Newlyn artists such as Elizabeth Forbes, Thomas Cooper Gotch, Henry Meynell Rheam and William Wainwright began to produce work that challenged the imagination as well as the eyes.

Penlee House Gallery and Museum

Morrab Road, Penzance, Cornwall, TR18 4HE

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