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IAN HOUSTON 6–26 March 2016 Paintings may be reserved prior to the opening of the exhibition. click here for the exhibition catalogue or scroll down for more images. IAN HOUSTON:  WHEN ART IS A METAPHOR FOR LITERATURE PLUTARCH, LEONARDO DA VINCI, SHELLEY, WORDSWORTH AND LAMARTINE It was Plutarch who observed that ‘Painting is silent poetry, and poetry is painting that speaks.’ Leonardo da Vinci believed that ‘painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, while poetry is painting that… Read more