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Ancientslocked

(act. c. 1824–c. 1835)
  • William Vaughan

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Ancients (act.c. 1824–c. 1835), was an association or brotherhood of young London artists—mostly students at the Royal Academy—who turned from the conventional art of their own times to emulate that of the middle ages and early Renaissance. Its formation represents the earliest example in ...

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