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We Buy Books!

We are always interested in buying books of comparable quality to the ones we list on our website and stock in store. We also buy collections and libraries in all areas of the visual arts. If you are interested in selling to us, email Nicholas Higbee at artbooks@chichestergallery.com describing the books you would like to […] Read more →

View of Chichester Cathedral Print by John Piper

Chichester Cathedral Roof Appeal & How You Can Help

As our friends at Chichester Cathedral will attest, maintaining nine centuries of built heritage is no easy task. Urgent repairs to the Cathedral’s roofs commenced earlier this year in order to safeguard the building. The roof covering is no longer keeping the Cathedral watertight; moisture is penetrating and damaging the 13th century medieval timber roof […] Read more →

Rosoman, Drag Ball 2, 1968 (c) The Artist's Estate

Leonard Rosoman: Painting Theatre (Exhibition) 3 Feb – 29 Apr 2018

Experience John Osborne’s controversial 1965 play ‘A Patriot for Me’ through the eyes of British painter Leonard Rosoman RA (1913-2012). The play’s exploration of gay life proved transformative for Rosoman, who went on to create this remarkable series of paintings which conveyed the play’s ‘claustrophobic, sometimes savage, atmosphere whilst capturing a time when attitudes towards […] Read more →

Bomberg, Ronda Bridge,1935, Pallant

Bomberg (Exhibition) 21 October 2017- 4 February 2018

A major review of the life and career of David Bomberg (1890-1957), revered as one of the greatest British artists of the 20th century, marking the 60th anniversary of his death. Taught by Walter Sickert and part of the Slade School of Art’s golden generation, Bomberg in turn taught artists including Frank Auerbach and Leon […] Read more →