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The Secrets of the Victorian Art World – GI 19 542

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3 December 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until 3 December 2019

Tutor: Hilary Underwood BA, MPhil

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Date: 3 December 2019
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Length of Course:
5 Tuesdays
05 November 2019
03 December 2019
Cost for Course:
£55.00 - £66.00
£55 – £66
Reference Code:
GI 19 542
Ward Street
Guildford, Surrey GU1 4LH


When Victorian children said to their parents, “I want to be an artist,” what happened next? This richly illustrated course, full of information and anecdotes, will show how families reacted. The sessions will also explore art education and art exhibitions, including the Royal Family, and discuss artists” homes and studios from the proverbial garrets to the painters” palaces of Merlbury Road in Kensington.


Hilary Underwood

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