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2 February 2019
Watts Gallery

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Saturdays, 1 December, 5 January, 2 February, 2 March
3pm | Free with admission | Friends free

Hear live readings of Rossetti's poems given by volunteers, our Art Forum and Art for All community programme participants.


Image: Facsimile of Christina Rossetti, 'Looking Forward', 1849

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Christina Rossetti:
Vision & Verse

Tuesday 13 November – Sunday 17 March 2019
Watts Gallery | Friends free

In an exploration of the celebrated Victorian poet's significant connection with visual art, Christina Rossetti: Vision & Verse will bring together paintings, illustrations, works on paper and photography.


Presenting portraits of the poet and highlights of the many visual images inspired by her words - alongside Rossetti's own intriguing and virtually unknown drawings - this exhibition will consider Christina Rossetti's complex attitude to visual art, recognising the enduring appeal of Rossetti's verse to visual artists from the 1850s through to the present day.


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