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Vistas and Panoramas

This project explores the reasons for and legacies of the great interest in the aesthetic and picturesque qualities of the Down to the Coast landscape during the 18th and 19th centuries. Working with local art societies, heritage groups and school and college students the project follows four themes:

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Ashey Down - S Barth and J King, 1813