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The Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours 208th show is the largest exhibition of its kind in the world, showcasing over 400 of the best contemporary water-based media paintings from around the globe. Since its founding in 1831 the RI has become universally recognised as one of the leading art institutes. 

Showing a diversity of styles and techniques, the exhibition is an annual survey of how contemporary artists are using this age-old medium and a great place to pick up vibrant, original works with prices starting from £350.

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Selected Works

Click on an image to enquire about purchasing a work from this exhibition

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China Red Lantern

Monica Han
Watercolour & ink, 100 x 80 cm, £1,000
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Walkies

Jack Haslam
Watercolour & gouache, 55 x 50 cm, £400
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Early Sun Touches Durdle Door Promontory, Dorset

Frances Hatch
Watercolour & earth, 55 x 90 cm, £1,800
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Warm Mist Veils Swyre Head, Lulworth, Dorset

Frances Hatch
Watercolour, gouache & earth, 55 x 90 cm, £1,800
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Brent Delta Rig

Rebecca Hathaway
Acrylic, 82 x 60 cm, £400
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Reclamation

Rebecca Hathaway
Acrylic, 60 x 82 cm, £400
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From Blackfriars Bridge, Sunset

Robin Hazlewood RI
Watercolour & white gouache, 49 x 49 cm, £435
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Last Light, The Thames at Barnes

Robin Hazlewood RI
Watercolour & white gouache, 49 x 49 cm, £435
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Last Rays Barnes

Robin Hazlewood RI
Watercolour & white gouache, 49 x 49 cm, £435
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Orange Sunset Barnes

Robin Hazlewood RI
Watercolour & white gouache, 49 x 49 cm, £435
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Sunset at the White Hart

Robin Hazlewood RI
Watercolour & white gouache, 49 x 49 cm, SOLD
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The Sun Every Evening Relaxed and Easy Floats towards the Horizon

Robin Hazlewood RI
Watercolour & white gouache, 49 x 49 cm, £435
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Autumn Apple Tree

Nicki Heenan
Watercolour, ink & pigment, 45 x 50 cm, £650
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Cotswolds - Autumn Reeds

Nicki Heenan
Watercolour, ink & pigment, 45 x 45 cm, £650
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Falling Tide

Tyga Helme
Watercolour, 71 x 88 cm, £800
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The Countryside is Quiet

Ann Hoddinott
Acrylic, 51 x 51 cm, £600
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Choppy Sea - Putting Out Nets

Jane Hodgson
Ink & watercolour, 67 x 68 cm, £465
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Found Paintings 2.1

Emma Hollaway
Watercolour & pencil, 24 x 33 cm, £550
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Untitled

Nathaniel Hornsby
Watercolour, 37 x 58 cm, £950
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Rada Krishna, Udaipur

David Howell PPRSMA
Watercolour, 51 x 43 cm, £1,550
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The Ghats at Udaipur

David Howell PPRSMA
Watercolour, 48 x 58 cm, £1,700
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Round and Round the City

Yellon Ran Huang
Ink & colour, 140 x 73 cm, £3,000
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Spiral 1

Daphne Hughes
Watercolour, 90 x 67 cm, £850
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Afternoon on the Downs

Tony Hunt RI
Acrylic, 87 x 67 cm, £1,400
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Breakwater at Cromer

Tony Hunt RI
Acrylic, 87 x 67 cm, £1,400

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