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Tate

1. (John Orley) Allen. 1899--1979, US poet and critic
2. Sir Henry. 1819--99, British sugar refiner and philanthropist; founder of the Tate Gallery
3. Nahum . 1652--1715, British poet, dramatist, and hymn-writer, born in Ireland: poet laureate (1692--1715). He is best known for writing a version of King Lear with a happy ending
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Holding the keys to the treasure is Jeremy Lewison, keeper of the Tate collection. Lewison stands between Bankside's Lars Nittve and Millbank's Stephen Deuchar as the man with his hand on the throttle of acquisitions, the director of research, the overseer of thirty curators.
EXHIBITION Tracey Emin & William Blake In Focus My Bed, along with drawings by Emin from the Tate collection, are presented alongside those of the visionary British poet and artist, William Blake revealing surprising links between the two artists born 200 years apart.
Turner and Constable: Sketching from Nature will comprise 60 rarely-shown works on loan from the Tate Collection in London.
She was extremely impressed by the Tate Collection, and commented on the playfulness of the displays, especially Wayne Hemingway & Son''s disco.
A further 36 drawings hang outside the upstairs gallery where a second outstanding exhibition, The Naked And The Nude: Works From The Tate Collection, is simultaneously on show.
The British Victorian paintings are being shown in London alongside other masterpieces of late Victorian art from the Tate Collection.
Hirst and 23 other leading artist pledged to give works to the Tate Collection three years ago.
Seeing is Believing: Faith in the Tate Collection will focus on broad themes that are present throughout many religions, such as community, forgiveness and peace.
Lucian Freud, Antony Gormley, Anish Kapoor and Turner Prize winner Chris Ofili have all pledged works to the Building The Tate Collection, which is held on behalf of the nation.
HOUSED in the former Bankside Power Station, Tate Modern displays the Tate collection of international modern art from 1900 to the present day, including major works by Dal, Picasso, Matisse, Rothko and Warhol as well as contemporary work by artists such as Dorothy Cross and Gilbert and George.
EXHIBITION Tracey Emin and William Blake - In Focus Continuing their In Focus series, this free exhibition compares important works from the Tate collection, demonstrating a shared concern with birth, death and spirituality in both artists' work.