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William Etty – Art and Controversy

25 June, 2011 – 22 January, 2012 This major exhibition took a fresh look at the works of York-born artist William Etty RA (1787-1849) and uncovered the reasons for his controversial reputation. It was the first comprehensive reassessment of his art for more than 50 years.

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Previous Exhibitions

HARLAND MILLER: YORK SO GOOD THEY NAMED ONCE 14 February – 31 May 2020 Harland Miller: York, So Good They Named It Once featured some of Miller’s best-known works alongside new paintings created especially for the exhibition. These included his renowned ‘Penguin Book Covers’, inspired by the dust jackets of volumes from the 1950s and 1960s, […]

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