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Loyd Grossman: Loyd Grossman OBE is a broadcaster, historian and journalist. He has presented a wide range of TV programmes, from Through the Keyhole and MasterChef to Loyd on Location and History of British Sculpture. Born in Massachusetts, Grossman has been based in the UK since 1975. He is involved with many charities supporting the arts, heritage and education in the UK. He is Chairman of the Heritage Alliance, Chairman of the Churches Conservation Trust and President of the National Association of Decorative and Fine Arts Societies (NADFAS). He was appointed OBE in 2003 and was awarded a Doctor of Letters degree in 2007 by the University of Chester in recognition of his heritage work. In January 2011 the University of Lincoln awarded him an honorary Doctor of Arts degree in recognition of his contribution to the cultural heritage sector. Grossman has a particular interest in eighteenth-century British art and architecture.

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Benjamin West and the Struggle to be Modern by Loyd Grossman
Benjamin West and the Struggle to be Modern
Loyd Grossman
As a passionate advocate for this somewhat misunderstood artist Grossman lays him firmly in the midst of Enlightenment thinking about history and modernity and he seeks to demolish some of the prejudices about the talent and intentions of the young...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/10/2015

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