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THE ARTS SOCIETY WOLVERHAMPTON

MONDAY, 9TH MARCH 2020
WILLIAM POWELL FRITH: A PRIVATE LIFE OF A VICTORIAN PAINTER

This lecture concerns the Victorian artist William Powell Frith whose vast panoramic painting created a sensation in Victorian Britain. In addition to his traditional artistic life his personal life was complex and involved the maintenance of two families. His “A Private View at the Royal Academy” is examined in detail.

Lecturer: Anne Haworth (Anne is a lecturer at the V&A, guide for private tours of the State Rooms and The Queen's Gallery at Buckingham Palace and catalogued collection of Chinese porcelain at Kensington Palace. She became a senior ceramics specialist at Christie's and Bonhams)

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