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Painting with Light @ Tate Britain

11 May 2016 - 25 September 2016

Tate Britain presents the first major exhibition to celebrate the spirited conversation between early photography and British art. It brings together photographs and paintings including Pre-RaphaeliteAesthetic and British impressionist works.
Spanning 75 years across the Victorian and Edwardian ages, the exhibition opens with the experimental beginnings of photography in dialogue with painters such as J.M.W. Turner and concludes with its flowering as an independent international art form.
Stunning works by John Everett MillaisDante Gabriel RossettiJAM Whistler, John Singer Sargent and others will for the first time be shown alongside ravishing photographs by pivotal early photographers such as Julia Margaret Cameron and five other female photographers, which they inspired and which inspired them.


11 May 2016
25 September 2016
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Tate Britain