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DateLecture
09 January 2018Women Impressionists - neglected modern mistresses
06 February 2018From Bristol to the sea: Artists, the Avon Gorge and Bristol Harbour
06 March 2018The anatomical drawings of Leonardo Da Vinci - a surgeon's view.
10 April 2018Undressing Antiques
01 May 2018Guerra! Guerra!; Music, the arts and war 1800-2000
12 June 2018Giles - His life, times and cartoons
03 July 2018Masquerade, music lessons and monkeys. The world of 18th Century porcelain figures.
09 October 2018Indians, buffalos and storms. The American West, 19th Century art
06 November 2018Treasures of the Royal Collection.
04 December 2018Is photography fine art?

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Women Impressionists - neglected modern mistresses Martin Heard Tuesday 09 January 2018

Martin Heard studied History of Art at Manchester University. Afterwards he spent 3 years in the editorial department of a fine art publishing company before departing for a career in IT. For the past 10 years he has devoted his time to researching Art Historical periods and subjects that have attracted his interest, enriching his knowledge and appreciation with visits to the galleries and relevant sites for his subjects.

The lecture will look at the work and lives of Berthe Morisot, Mary Cassatt, Eva Gonzales, Marie Bracquemond and others.