Gesture in Theatrical Portraits

7 June 2014 - 6 July 2014

Striking a Pose: Gesture in Theatrical Portraits
Wirth Gallery | Free

This exhibition brings together rarely-exhibited works from two important local collections of eighteenth-century theatrical portraiture: the Somerset Maugham collection at the Holburne and the Mander & Mitchenson Collection at the University of Bristol Theatre Collection. It will be curated by students from the University of Bristol's History of Art MA unit ‘Curating the Theatre Collection'.


Wirth Gallery


Mon to Sat 10am to 5pm
Sun and Bank Holidays 11am to 5pm