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Nina Somerset, Liturgical Artist

March 21st, 2012, Promulgated by Bernie

From the New Liturgical Movement website.

by David Clayton

 

…The website of …  St Silas the Martyr, talks about a devout Christian who was a daily communicant (I can’t see any direct reference on the site, but I am guessing that this is a high Anglican church and not Catholic. The website for the church is here). It says that she trained as an art student in the Bournemouth (England) in the 1920s. I would describe her style as derived from the pre-Raphaelite and the Victorian neo-gothic movement.

These movements took their inspiration from the late gothic period, prior to the High Renaissance. I am not always enamoured with the art of this inspiration (although I do like the neo-gothic arthitecture very much). Pre-Raphaelite painting in particular is too…

…Nina Somerset’s art works, I feel because she is working so as to try to…

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