Art History Mornings at The Beecroft – October 2018 “The Glasgow Boys – from Cockburnspath to Grez-sur-Loing, Pont Aven to Kirkcudbright”

Art History Mornings at The Beecroft Gallery
Saturday 27th October, 10.30am-12.30pm
with Dr ML Banting

The Glasgow Boys

Today we’ll look at the work of those artists who became known as the Glasgow Boys, in particular their experience at the French artists’ colonies of Grez-sur-Loing and Pont Aven in France, and their work at Cocksburnpath and Kirkcudbright in Scotland.

Lavery, John, 1856-1941; Under the Cherry Tree

Image: John Lavery “Under the Cherry Tree” (1884, Ulster Museum c/o

Meetings are held 10.30am – 12.30pm in the Beecroft Gallery lecture theatre.
Each talk costs £10 and includes tea/coffee (biscuits!)
For further information please contact Mark Banting by email or via twitter @TheCommonViewer
These monthly Saturday morning art history talks are educational yet informal and open to anyone with an interest in art.

About TheCommonViewer

Independent Researcher: gently exploring "The Art & Artists of Russia (1850s-present) currently, and please see the A History of Art in England series; looking forward to discussing "British Art Groups (1930s)" when we can have live group meetings again! Twitter: @TheCommonViewer

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