20 May 2021 to 29 May 2021
In all three gallery spaces

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The Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours 209th 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.

 

Discover the prize-winning artists from the exhibition

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Selected Works

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

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Inside

Iman Howard

Gouache & watercolour
32 x 45 cm (38 x 50 cm framed)
£800
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Seawall

Laura Howarth

Casein paint, acrylic ink & pigment
28 x 33 cm (32 x 37 cm framed)
£550
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A Wet Day in Lille

David Howell PPRSMA

Watercolour
29 x 26 cm (52 x 48 cm framed)
£1,650
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Rio di San Vio, Venice

David Howell PPRSMA

Watercolour
26 x 28 cm (48 x 49 cm framed)
£1,600
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The Souq, Essaouira, Morocco

David Howell PPRSMA

Watercolour
27 x 26 cm (50 x 48 cm framed)
£1,650
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Passing By - 1

Yellon Ran Huang

Ink & watercolour
40 x 51 cm (54 x 74 cm framed)
£880
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Barrier and Moon, Beacon Hill

Tony Hunt RI

Acrylic
20 x 14 cm (37 x 28 cm framed)
£650
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Deadman Bottom, New Forest

Tony Hunt RI

Acrylic
60 x 40 cm (87 x 67 cm framed)
£1,500
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Folded Field, Downleaze Copse

Tony Hunt RI

Acrylic
60 x 40 cm (87 x 67 cm framed)
£1,500
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Hedgerows, Early Morning

Tony Hunt RI

Acrylic
20 x 14 cm (37 x 29 cm framed)
£650
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Shadow Field, Old Winchester Hill

Tony Hunt RI

Acrylic
60 x 40 cm (87 x 67 cm framed)
£1,500
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Sunlit Field, Shepherds Down

Tony Hunt RI

Acrylic
60 x 40 cm (87 x 67 cm framed)
£1,500
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Early Frost, Pembrokeshire

Moira Huntly PPPS RI RSMA RWA

Watercolour, ink & gouache
26 x 29 cm (46 x 48 cm framed)
£895
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Nr Carmel, Gwynedd, N Wales

Moira Huntly PPPS RI RSMA RWA

Watercolour & gouache
21 x 33.5 cm (42 x 55 cm framed)
£895
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Rainy Evening, North London

Moira Huntly PPPS RI RSMA RWA

Watercolour & gouache
36.5 x 29.5 cm (56 x 49 cm framed)
£950
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Sheep Pens, Cumbria

Moira Huntly PPPS RI RSMA RWA

Watercolour & gouache
25.5 x 27 cm (46 x 46 cm framed)
£895
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A Crow Flies By

Martin Jacobs

Watercolour
38 x 38 cm (62 x 62 cm framed)
£650
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Niton Revisited

Martin Jacobs

Watercolour
55 x 55 cm (75 x 75 cm framed)
£750
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The Vyne

Peter Jarvis

Watercolour
32 x 50 cm (52 x 70 cm framed)
£750
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Mona Lisa Aquarelle

Ku Ki

Watercolour
42 x 30 cm (57 x 45 cm framed)
£50,000
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Dragon Flies

Ann Kilvington RI

Gouache & collage
12.5 x 18 cm (34 x 38 cm framed)
£390
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High River Water

Ann Kilvington RI

Gouache
45 x 65 cm (71 x 96 cm framed)
£1,100
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Lily Pads & Damsel Flies

Ann Kilvington RI

Gouache
12.5 x 18 cm (34 x 38 cm framed)
£390
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River Bank Willows

Ann Kilvington RI

Gouache
12.5 x 18 cm (34 x 38 cm framed)
£390
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Tangled Willow Herb

Ann Kilvington RI

Gouache
46 x 67 cm (71 x 96 cm framed)
£1,100

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