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Monday 09 October 2017, 19:30
Lecture:

PICKLED FOR POSTERITY:

BRITISH ART IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR

by MONICA BOHM-DACHEN
MONDAY, 9 OCTOBER 2017
Lectures are held in the Bouverie Hall, Pewsey, SN9 5QE
The hall is open from 7pm - lectures begin 7:30 pm for approximately one hour
Coffee/tea and wine are served from 7pm
Picture: Roanld Searle Self-Portrait - while serving in the Thaland Jungle in 1943
This lecture addresses the wartime activities of emigre artists from Nazi-occupied Europe who sought refuge in Britain in the late 1930's and the work of British POW's such as Ronald Searle, who produced some extraordinary images in captivity, and the British artists present at the liberation of the concentration camps.
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