Friday 24 November 2017, 6.30PM
Speaker: Professor Liz Prettejohn, Department of History of Art
An extended comparison of the two images that are on the cover of Liz’s book by the same title: Edward Burne-Jones, The Fifth Day from The Days of Creation, 1875-76, watercolour, gouache, shell gold, and platinum paint, on linen-covered panel prepared with zinc white ground, 102.1 x 36 cm, Harvard Art Museums / Fogg Museum, Bequest of Grenville L. Winthrop, 1943.458 and Piero della Francesca, The Nativity, 1470-75, oil on poplar, 124.4 x 122.6 cm, National Gallery, London (NG 908: Bought, 1874)
NB If tickets for this event sell out, please contact the History of Art department to be added to the waiting list.
Location: Bowland auditorium, Berrick Saul building
Admission: is by free ticket only. Please book below.