Feature: The Art of Travel | British Guild of Tourist Guides
Why spend time looking for the most spectacular scenery to visit when our great painters have already found it for you? Sophie Campbell visits the landscapes that inspired our great artists.
‘Professor Carel Weight’, Ruskin Spear, 1961 | Tate
Artwork page for ‘Professor Carel Weight’, Ruskin Spear, 1961 Carel Weight and Ruskin Spear both taught at the Royal College of Art, where this portrait was painted. A painting by David Hockney, who was then one of Weight’s pupils, rests on an easel in the background. Spear rarely idealises the people in his portraits. Here he shows Weight with dropping shoulders, ruffled hair and a dream-like expression on his face. By painting in this objective style, Spear communicates his empathy and, in…
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