Photos from the collection national gallery

Visiting Seurat

Photography in London art galleries is strongly frowned upon, so this is a discreet cameraphone shot. The impressionist painting on the wall is "Une Baignade, Asnières" ("Bathers at Asnières") and surprises first-time visitors, who often don’t expect the famous image to be over two metres tall and three metres wide. Asnières is an industrial suburb […]

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