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Bust of Young Woman, (detail), 1887, marble by Aristide Fontana (b.c.1834), photo credit: Guildhall Museum, Rochester


Elephants. 1974, outdoor sculpture in East Kilbride by Stanley Bonnar (b.1948). © the artist. Photo credit: courtesy of the artist


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Kaleidoscope Cats III. by Louis Wain (1860–1939). Photo credit: Bethlem Museum of the Mind

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2021, watercolour on paper by Luisa Me. © the artists. Photo credit: courtesy of Luisa Me

2021, watercolour on paper by Luisa Me

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The Italian pair recreating the warmth of childhood in urban London.

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