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In the Thrall of the Antique: Plaster Casts and their Viewers

When Nov 12, 2015
from 06:30 PM to 07:30 PM
Where Cast Gallery, Museum of Classical Archaeology
Contact Name
Contact Phone 01223 330402
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IT IS WITH GREAT REGRET THAT THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO ILLNESS. WE APOLOGISE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE CAUSED. 

YOU MAY WISH TO CONSIDER ATTENDING ANOTHER OF OUR EVENTS LINKED TO THE "FOLLOWING HERCULES" EXHIBITION -"VICTORIAN VISIONS OF CLASSICAL GREECE AND ROME: A PANEL DISCUSSION" WILL TAKE PLACE AT 6:30-8PM ON 20TH NOVEMBER IN THE MUSEUM. SEE HERE FOR DETAILS. 

 

The oldest plaster casts in the Museum of Classical Archaeology were donations to the Fitzwilliam, ready-made collections of select copies of classical sculpture. But how has the way they are viewed changed?

For adults. Booking necessary.

This event is run in conjunction with the exhibition Following Hercules: the Story of Classical Art.

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