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Curator Talk: Securing the Shadow 'ere the Substance Fade

Dates

Thursday, 6 September 2018 - 1:30pm to 3pm

Price

  • General Admission: $35.00

Price includes fees.

Location

Gallery Room, Ground Floor Mitchell Building
Sydney
NSW
2000

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Curator Talk: Securing the Shadow 'ere the Substance Fade

With Margot Riley

 

Grieving protocols intensified in the Australian colonies throughout the second half of the 19th century. Margot Riley will be showcasing items from the collection which shed a light on these colonial mourning practices including rare examples of post-mortem portraiture from the era.

Includes light refreshments.

 

Part of History Week 2018.

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