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Art Calendars: A Brief History of Stonehenge

Posted by Chris Herbert

Stonehenge is a beautiful and culturally important landmark for British Tourism. Standing at the centre of a field in Wiltshire, it draws thousands of visitors a year from all around the world. It is an icon of intrigue, early architecture and historical ceremony.

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Topics: English Heritage, art calendars

Art Nouveau Artists: Louis Comfort Tiffany

Posted by Chris Herbert

Art Nouveau artist Louis Comfort Tiffany was highly skilled in jewellery design, ceramics, enamels, and metalwork but he is best known for his beautiful stained-glass designs. Using opalescent glass in a variety of colours and textures, he created a stunning range of jewel-like Art Nouveau works.

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Topics: Louis Comfort Tiffany, art nouveau

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