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Melville: The Blue Night, Venice (custom print)
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          Artwork details

          The Blue Night, Venice, 1897
          Artist
          Arthur Melville
          Product code
          artmel001
          Artwork code
          n05067
          Artist code
          375
          Original: Watercolour on board 86.4 x 61 cm Tate, London

          Melville's dark blue nocturnal impression of the Piazza San Marco, Venice.

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          Artist details

          Scottish painter Arthur Melville trained in Edinburgh under James Campbell Noble and at the Royal Scottish Academy Schools. His early works are peasant subjects in a subdued style. He developed a colouristic watercolour style with strong contrasts of light and dark whilst travelling to Egypt. He was associated with the Glasgow Boys and influenced their development of colour and design. He was elected to the Royal Scottish Water Colour Society in 1900.

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