Treasures of Scottish painting: from Ferguson to Fergusson

For many centuries painting has flourished in Scotland. This course traces the changes in Scottish painting from William Gouw Ferguson in the 17th century up to John Duncan Fergusson and Margaret Macdonald in the early 20th century. Special attention will be given to masters such as Ramsay, Wilkie, MacNicol, the Glasgow school, Phoebe Anna Traquair and the Scottish Colourists. This course highlights the principal characteristics and innovations of their art and the context in which it was created. Scottish painting within the wider framework of European art will also be explored.

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  • Cost: £70
  • Credits: 5