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In pictures: Andre Derain: The London Paintings

In pictures: Andre Derain: The London Paintings - Telegraph. A French Fauvist in London...simply fantastic...

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Is this the most romantic painting of all? Oil depiction of Romeo and Juliet voted best in Britain

It has been said that romance is dead in the modern age – but our hearts are still hankering for it, it seems. This painting of a stolen kiss between the most famous star-crossed lovers of them all has been voted the most romantic artwork in Britain. Experts say that Romeo and Juliet, painted in oil by Frank Bernard Dicksee in 1884, remains popular because we all still crave ‘passion and faithfulness’. It shows the Shakespearean couple sharing a kiss after their wedding night, not…

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