Around the world with Robert Elwes

The admired Victorian artist-traveller Robert Elwes' paintings, previously believed to have been destroyed by fire with his house, have recently been rediscovered by The Watercolour World

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A potted history of The Potteries

Samantha Howard tells the story of six towns shaped by the pottery industry using newly-digitised watercolours

The cathedral of Notre-Dame

Celebrating the Parisian cathedral, damaged by fire on 15 April 2019

Cowes and the Royal Yacht Squadron

We've uncovered some previously unknown images of the Royal Yacht Squadron.

The woman who transformed scientific illustration

Maria Sibylla Merian went to Suriname in 1699 to study insects. The images she made were groundbreaking

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