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Fleming Collection Announces it will Show all its Scottish Colorist Paintings Together

LONDON.- The Fleming Collection is to show all its Scottish Colourist paintings together in its gallery for the first time as part of a series of exhibitions during 2010 to celebrate the tenth anniversary of its foundation as a charity. More than 30 works by Samuel John Peploe, Francis Campbell Boileau Cadell, George Leslie Hunter and John Duncan Fergusson will go on public display at The Fleming Collection at 13 Berkeley Street, London W1 from January 19 to April 1, 2010. “The Colourists have been recognized as key players in the introduction of modern art to Britain and have become some of the most internationally popular artists that Scotland has ever produced,” said Selina Skipwith, Keeper of Art at The Fleming Collection, which started as a corporate collection and has evolved into the only museum entirely devoted to Scottish art in the United Kingdom. “It will be an exciting way to mark our first