DANTE GABRIEL ROSSETTI (1828-1882)

The Blue Bower London, 1865 Oil on Canvas 84 x 70.9 cm Fanny Cornforth, the artist’s mistress, was the model for this striking image. The cornflowers at the front refer to her name and the passion flowers suggest her fiery character.  But the image is more a hymn to beauty than a portrait.  A bower is … Read more

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Vacancies Visitor Services Supervisor (full time) The Visitor Services Supervisor leads and supervises a team of four Visitor Assistants who are responsible for delivering an excellent experience for all visitors and other building users, whilst ensuring the highest standards of security for the building and its contents. You will enhance the visitor experience, contributing to … Read more