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  • Cymru Ewropa

    Mixed media, Indian Khadi paper Created date: 2005

    The politics of the cartographic imagination have entered cultural debate most powerfully in the last two decades in Wal...

  • Derek Jarman's 'Queer' sketchbook

    Manuscript, Ephemera, Photograph, Illustration, Image Created date: 1988

    This richly varied sketchbook was made by Derek Jarman (1942‒1994), the film-maker, artist and gay rights campaigner. It...

  • Derek Jarman's Sex and Violence: Sod 'em / Edward ...

    Manuscript, Ephemera, Photograph, Image, Illustration Created date: 1990‒1991

    This double-sided sketchbook was created by Derek Jarman (1942‒1994), the film-maker, artist and gay rights campaigner. ...

  • Photograph of Beryl Gilroy

    Photograph, Image

    This is a photograph of author and London’s first Black head teacher Beryl Gilroy with her pupils. After gaining teachin...

  • Portrait of Alexander Pope by Sir Godfrey Kneller,...

    Painting, Image Created date: 1719

    This portrait shows the poet and literary critic Alexander Pope (1688‒1744) holding a copy of The Iliad ‒ the book that ...

  • Portrait of Anne Newdigate and Mary Fitton, 1592

    Painting, Image Created date: 1592

    This striking double portrait shows two sisters, Anne Newdigate (1574–1618) and Mary Fitton (c. 1578–1641). They were th...

  • View of the Iron-making estate at Leufstabruk

    Oil on canvas Created date: 1793

    Ore from the nearby Dannemore mines in Uppsala County, Sweden, was primarily forged at ironworks in Lövstabruk. Original...