Writing Edward King: Cityscapes of Portsmouth

Writing Edward King: Cityscapes of Portsmouth is a literature project inspired by the Portsmouth paintings of artist Edward King (1862-1951) who resided at St James’ Hospital, Milton (formerly Portsmouth Borough Asylum) for 25 years until his death.

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All images courtesy of Portsmouth Museums ©

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All Edward King images used on this website are courtesy of Portsmouth Museums ©