Blenheim Palace – Victorian Passions and Pursuits – 10th to 16th April

A stunning new exhibition showcasing some of the finest examples of Victorian art goes on display at Blenheim Palace from February 10th – April 16th 2018.

Victorian Passions and Pursuits depicts the development of art throughout the 19th century with works by J.M.W. Turner, Edward Burne-Jones, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, James McNeill Whistler, Richard Dadd and Aubrey Beardsley.

Drawn from the internationally acclaimed Cecil Higgins Art Gallery Collection demonstrates how wildly differing styles ranging from the older traditional artists to the Aesthetes, the Pre-Raphaelites to the Decadents and the Social Satirists to the Exquisites all grew and flourished alongside one another.

The new exhibition will also incorporate a series of never-before-seen botanical watercolours by Lady Susan Stewart, the 5th Duchess of Marlborough.

What: Victorian Passions & Pursuits at Blenheim Palace
When: 10 February – 16 April, 2018
Why Visit: Enjoy a new immersive exhibition taking visitors on a journey
Admission: Palace, Park & Gardens Ticket