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Landseer’s The Monarch of the Glen and Rachel Maclean: The Lion and the Unicorn, National Gallery

    The heroic Monarch of the Glen makes Landseer’s grim and compromised career look all the more noble at the National

    Cast Courts, V&A, London

      From Trajan’s Column to Michelangelo’s David, the V&A’s reopened Cast Courts house thrilling full-size replicas of the world’s artistic wonders

      Thomas Gainsborough, National Portrait Gallery

        Gainsborough was mesmerised by his daughters, and so are we

        Fernand Léger, Tate Liverpool

          Tate Liverpool’s Fernand Léger show reveals a jovial French provincial with fluctuating styles and a taste for bulky girls

          Andy Warhol — From A to B and Back Again, Whitney Museum, New York

            Think you know Warhol? Think again. The first American retrospective in 30 years reveals a depth to the artist beyond the soup cans and screen prints, says Waldemar Januszczak

            Klimt and Schiele, Royal Academy

              They were both miserabilists, but one of them also excelled at rage

              Jamie Reid, Humber Street Gallery, Hull

                Jamie Reid designed Sex Pistols covers. A new show reveals he’s still a rebel — at 71

                Lorenzo Lotto, National Gallery; William Dobson, Tate Britain

                  The National brings us a portrait show of rare humour and delight: this Renaissance man was a wandering star

                  Ribera: Art of Violence, Dulwich Picture Gallery

                    From flayings to slayings, Jusepe de Ribera’s brutal baroque pictures are thrillingly gory

                    Islamic art at the British Museum

                      The BM wants the objects in its big new Islamic galleries to tell stories. Not all of them have enough to say