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British, Irish & Scottish Paintings

George II established the Royal Academy of the Arts in 1768, giving British art a voice independent of the powerful Académie Royale de Peinture et de Sculpture in Paris. During the Georgian period of 1720 to 1830, a refined Neoclassic style dominated taste in the great houses of England.

The Victorian period of the 1830s through 1900 matches the exuberant Romantic period. One important artistic group of this period, the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood (PRB) of 1848-1853, combined historic styles and startling modern realism into a new painterly language to shock people out of the malaise of the Industrial era.

In the 20th century, the sun finally set on the British Empire. Francis Bacon (1909-1992) and Lucien Freud (1922-2011) are two important British artists of this period. Each used... Read more

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