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The Lady of the Desert

11th March 2020 @ 2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Bruce Castle, Tottenham

Come along to this bite-size talk given by curator Deborah Hedgecock on a painting in the Bruce Castle Museum Collection.

Celebrating Women’s History Month, this talk looks at a Victorian painting of Lady Caroline Gray-Hill of Tottenham by Pre-Raphaelite artist Edward Robert Hughes.

Find out how and why Lady Caroline became known as the Lady of the Desert, follow her travels around the world, explore the imagery in Hughs’ portrait and discover other stories about this Tottenham family.

This is a free event – no booking necessary.


11th March 2020
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm
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Bruce Castle Museum
Lordship Lane
London, N17 8NU United Kingdom
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