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Neglected Master

Extract from the main article page 54 The Spectator 2012 Andrew Lambirth At Long & Ryle, Somerset dialect and folk culture infuse Simon Casson’s more usual classical imagery. Casson (born 1965) is a master of the baroque fantasy, uniting the fruit or flower still like and allegorical portraiture of Old Master paintings with the squeegee […]

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Smoke and Rain

Sarah Ford meets internationally acclaimed Simon Casson, the Artist in Residence at Forde Abbey. Somerset Life 2012 His work is owned by royalty and Hollywood stars and his paintings hang in locations around the world, but until now Simon Casson has never exhibited in the county which is now his home. As Artist in Residence

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