Van Gogh to Kandinsky: Symbolist Landscape in Europe 1880–1910
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A ground-breaking collaboration between the National Galleries of Scotland, the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam and the Finnish National Gallery, this exhibition looks at the Symbolists' approach to the tradition of landscape painting. It features major artists such as Gauguin, Munch and Mondrian and less well-known but brilliantly inventive artists from around Europe, alongside British artists working in the same field, such as Crane, Leighton, Watts and Millais. Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.
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Reviews & features
Van Gogh to Kandinsky: Symbolist Landscape in Europe 1880-191028 Jul 2012
Extraordinary exploration of Symbolism and landscape painting
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