British Museum - Historical Baggage. Glenn Brown and his sources

British artist Glenn Brown (b. 1966) is best known for his paintings which appropriate works of art from the Renaissance to the contemporary, transforming them by altering their colours, scale, and context. This small display features a drawing and prints by Brown, alongside the sources that inspired them, illustrating his stylistic development over the last 10 years.
 
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Glenn Brown (b. 1966), Children of the Revolution (after Rembrandt). Indian ink and acrylic on polyester film, over cardboard, 2017. © 2018 Glenn Brown. Photo: Mike Bruce. Courtesy of the artist and Gagosian.

 
Start date: May 15, 2018
End date: July 22, 2018
Address: Great Russell St, Bloomsbury, London
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