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Curator's talk: 'Heroes and villains'

bookings required

William Strutt, Black Thursday, February 6th, 1851 (detail),1864, oil on canvas, State Library Victoria
21 October 2016, 2:00pm3:00pm
22 October 2016, 11:00am12:00pm
22 October 2016, 3:00pm4:00pm
Location Keith Murdoch Gallery
Swanston Street Welcome Zone
Accessibility Has wheelchair access

Take a guided tour of our free exhibition Heroes and villains: Strutt's Australia with guest curator Matthew Jones from the National Library of Australia.

Hear the full story of artist William Strutt's life and work, his training in Paris and how he became the first great exponent of history painting in Australia. 

Bookings are required for these hour-long guided tours.

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