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Oil paintings on Your paintings website

Around 200 oil paintings from the Horniman's collections can now be seen on the Your Paintings website.

The paintings come from several countries around the world, and are a mixture of scenes, portraits and more abstract paintings - we've chosen a selection below.



The vast majority of these paintings are in storage, and were photographed by a team of people earlier this year.



Your Paintings website - a joint initiative between the BBC and the Public Catalogue Foundation - aims to show the entire UK national collection of 200,000 oil paintings, the stories behind the paintings, and where to see them for real. It is made up of paintings from thousands of museums and other public institutions around the country.