British Art Studies is jointly published by the Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, London, UK, and the Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT. The journal is based at the Paul Mellon Centre. Articles are peer reviewed and the journal is shaped by the advice of an international board of advisors.

Feedback, queries and comments are welcome. Please direct all enquiries to the Editorial Team via email to


Sarah Victoria Turner, Editor of BAS
Martina Droth, Editor of BAS
Hana Leaper, Deputy Editor of BAS
Baillie Card, Editor, PMC Publications

Editorial Advisors

Mark Hallett
Amy Meyers
Martin Postle

Picture Researcher

Maisoon Rehani

Digital Editor

Tom Scutt


ISSN: 2058-5462
DOI prefix: 10.17658/issn.2058-5462


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Paul Mellon Centre
16 Bedford Square
London, WC1B 3JA

In partnership with:

Yale Center for British Art
1080 Chapel Street
New Haven, Connecticut