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JUNE 2020 (Currently available for free, see below)

Vol. 192 | No. 1407

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Editorial

Tate Modern at twenty, ‘Burlington Contemporary’ at one

Nobody needs to be told at the moment that we are living through history: the upturning of our lives by a virus that did not even exist a year ago is reminder enough. In the London art world the pandemic has undermined the celebrations for the twentieth anniversary last month of Tate Modern, which opened on 11th May 2000, at a time when the mood was one of millennium optimism rather than millennial anxiety.

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Titian: Love, Desire, Death

The present exhibition has reunited the celebrated series of six mythological scenes painted by Venice’s most famous Renaissance master for Philip II of Spain between c.1551 and 1562. It is not known where Philip displayed them, or even whether they were originally hung together, but by 1585 it seems that one (Perseus and Andromeda; Wallace Collection, London) had already left the royal collection.

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  • Francis Bacon and the Wilton Royal Carpet Factory

    By Rebecca Daniels
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  • The ‘Manchester Madonna’ and its influence on Granacci and Raphael

    By James Hall
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  • Fruit of love: Van Dyck’s ‘James Stuart, Duke of Richmond’ in the Louvre and its afterlife

    By Jahel Sanzsalazar
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  • Piranesi, the Stowe Vase and the silver Buckingham Vases

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  • The Leonardo anniversary: a retrospective

    By Michael Cole
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  • Hester Diamond (1928–2020)

    By Nicholas Penny
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  • A Soul’s Journey: Franciscan Art, Theology, and Devotion in the ‘Supplicationes variae'

    By John Renner
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  • Practice and Theory in the Italian Renaissance Workshop: Verrocchio and the Epistemology of Making Art

    By Alison Wright
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  • Ivories and Narwhal Tusks at Rosenborg Castle: Catalogue of Carved and Turned Ivories and Narwhal Tusks in the Royal Danish Collection 1600–1875

    By Jeremy Warren
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  • The Lost Library of the King of Portugal

    By Mark Purcell
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  • Velázquez: su mundo y el nuestro. Estudios dispersos

    By Xanthe Brooke
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  • Thomas Jefferson, Architect: Palladian Models, Democratic Principles, and the Conflict of Ideals

    By Peter Minosh
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  • Pre-Raphaelite Sisters

    By Mark Stocker
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  • Roger Fry and Italian Art

    By Sam Rose
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  • Graphic Assembly: Montage, Media, and Experimental Architecture in the 1960s

    By Simon Sadler
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  • Picturing the Pacific: Joseph Banks and the Shipboard Artists of Cook and Flinders

    By Gauvin Alexander Bailey
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  • Bill Brandt / Henry Moore

    By Martin Harrison
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  • Cranach: Artist and Innovator

    By Roisin Watson
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  • Titian: Love, Desire, Death

    By Giorgio Tagliaferro
  • Titian and Caravaggio in Peterzano

    By Lucia Tantardini
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  • Caravaggio – Bernini: Baroque in Rome

    By Tobias Kämpf
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  • Jean-Marie Delaperche: An Artist Facing the Torments of History

    By Isabelle Mayer-Michalon
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  • Agnes Pelton: Desert Transcendentalist

    By Anne Swartz
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  • Judd

    By David Raskin
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