Welcome to the Victoria Art Gallery’s database of art works.

Our Collection includes many works by artists who have lived and worked in the area, such as Thomas Gainsborough and Walter Sickert. In the 18th century Bath was an important centre for portrait painting, in the 20th century it again became famous with the innovative works produced by artists working at Bath Academy of Art. Use this database to find out more about these artists and many more.

Paintings, sculptures and pictures of local scenes from the Gallery’s collection can be viewed here.

Here are some options for accessing the collection:

  • Scroll through all the images to get a broad view of what’s online. Click on a thumbnail to display a larger image and information about the art work.
  • Use the following links to search for art works:

artists sitters place names
dates titles keywords

  • You can also search for words found anywhere in the database.

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We constantly update this database so please keep checking for new additions!