Thomas Guest and Paul Nash in Wiltshire: Two Episodes in the Artistic Approach to British Antiquity

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  title={Thomas Guest and Paul Nash in Wiltshire: Two Episodes in the Artistic Approach to British Antiquity},
  author={Sam Smiles},
  year={2008}
}
  • S. Smiles
  • Published 11 February 2008
  • History, Art
Over a century after his death, the English artist Thomas Robert Guest (1754-1818) emerged from total obscurity as a direct result of his contribution to archaeology. In June 1938 four paintings he had produced of grave goods unearthed at Winterslow, Wiltshire, were reproduced by Frank Stevens and John Stone in an article published in the Wiltshire Archaeological Magazine (figs.1-4). Shortly afterwards, the paintings themselves were placed on permanent loan in the Salisbury and South Wiltshire… 
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