John Singer Sargent RA
< 3 years ago
The story behind John Singer Sargent RA’s ‘Carnation, Lily, Lily, Rose’
With an exhibition of paintings by John Singer Sargent at the National Portrait Gallery, we take a look at one of this Royal Academician’s most famous works.
> 3 years ago
‘Deeds not words’: Suffragettes and the Summer Exhibition
On the 100 year anniversary of Mary Wood’s attack on Sargent’s portrait of Henry James, we delve into the Royal Academy’s archive to find out how the Academy, and the public, reacted.