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Want your children to love art? Start with Hieronymus Bosch

<p class="p1"><span class="s1">It’s best if they’re not prone to nightmares, obviously</span></p>

23 April 2016

9:00 AM

23 April 2016

9:00 AM

If you hope to inspire an appreciation of Renaissance art in your children, look to Hieronymus Bosch. Ideally, your children will not be sensitive types, nor prone to nightmares, but if they can handle a little, or indeed quite a lot, of fantasy, Bosch will blow their tiny minds.

My four-year-old lad, Luca, definitely not a delicate chap, was deeply impressed by ‘The Garden of Earthly Delights’ when I showed him reproductions.

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