AN ELEGANT SOCIETY: ADAM BUCK, ARTIST IN THE AGE OF JANE AUSTEN
The work of Adam Buck, Regency portrait and miniature painter, provides a fascinating insight into the faces and fashions of this time. Buck’s portraits of The Royals, landowners, Serving Officers and society hostesses, dressed in white muslin, seated or standing in fashionable interiors, brings the world of Jane Austen vividly to life. Jane Austen enthusiasts know Adam Buck’s work better than most.
This exhibition was open at the Ashmolean Museum 16 July – 4 October 2015.