James Tissot, The Captain’s Daughter, 1873, oil on canvas, Southampton City Art Gallery
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TELLING TALES: THE STORY OF NARRATIVE ART – EXHIBITION TOUR WITH KIRSTY STONELL WALKER
Take a closer look at this compelling exhibition with its curator, Kirsty Stonell Walker, and find out more about the paintings on display and the decision making process behind the way they are exhibited.
Kirsty Stonell Walker is a curator, art historian and author, specialising in Victorian art and social history. Her non fiction works include The Pre-Raphaelite Girl Gang (2018) and Light and Love (2020). She has also published two novels A Curl of Copper and Pearl (2014) and We Are Villains All (2015)
This tour will last approximately 45 minutes with the chance to ask questions afterwards. Please be aware that this is not a seated event, although portable chairs will be available on request.