MON­DAY 22.02.16

The Irish Times - Friday - The Ticket - - THE TICKET | SEVEN DAYS - AD

ART Adam Buck (1759-1833): A Re­gency Artist from Cork The Craw­ford has teamed up with Ox­ford’s Ash­molean Mu­seum and cu­ra­tor Peter Dar­vall to fea­ture the first show of work by Cork-born Re­gency artist Adam Buck (de­tail from The Artist’s Wife, right) in his na­tive city. Known for his water­colour por­traits, which take in the trap­pings of Re­gency life, “his por­traits of peo­ple of the pe­riod in neo-clas­si­cal set­tings il­lus­trate per­fectly the cul­tural mi­lieu de­picted in the nov­els of Jane Austen”.

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