Group    From 1903 

Art Fund

Categories: Art, Benefactor

"Helping museums and galleries buy art for everyone to enjoy". Previously known as the National Art Collections Fund.

This section lists the memorials created by the subject on this page:
Art Fund

Creations i

Burghers of Calais

Created for the town square in Calais following France's devastating defeat i...

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Millais, Hoppe & Bacon

National Art Collections Fund John Everett Millais, 1829 - 1896, Emil Otto ...

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Windrush fruit

The plaque is laid into the paving to the east of the fruit. Reading our phot...

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Windrush Hackney statue

The title is 'Warm Shores'. From Hackney: "The two 9ft bronze figures are bas...

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Other Subjects

Francis Bourgeois

Francis Bourgeois

Artist. Born Peter Francis Lewis Bourgeois in London. He became an art dealer and collector in association with Margaret and Noel Desenfans, and with them founded the Dulwich Picture Gallery. In 17...

Person, Art

1 memorial
Francis Léon Pither

Francis Léon Pither

Architect.  1881 living with his mother and brother.

Person, Architecture, Art

1 memorial
The Arts Club

The Arts Club

Private members club founded by, amongst others, Charles Dickens, Anthony Trollope, and Lord Leighton. "This Club is instituted for the purpose of facilitating the social intercourse of those conne...

Group, Art, Community / Clubs

2 memorials
Antoine Watteau

Antoine Watteau

Artist. Born Jean-Antoine Watteau in Valenciennes. In 1702, he moved to Paris and worked as a scene painter at the Opera. He is credited with inventing the genre of 'fêtes galantes', which shows sc...

Person, Art, France

1 memorial
John Callcott Horsley

John Callcott Horsley

Painter. Born Brompton Row.  Designer of the first Christmas card.  His sister married I. K. Brunel.  A religious man, his objection to the prevalence of paintings of nudes caused 'Punch' to nickna...

Person, Art

1 memorial