Jenny Uglow
Edward Lear

A delightful event with acclaimed biographer Jenny Uglow discussing her joyful and moving appreciation of Edward Lear’s
extraordinary life and work. Following the talk there is an opportunity to see a specially curated display of autograph
letters, watercolours, and drawings by Edward Lear from the Museum’s collections, in Gallery 3. There will also be the
opportunity to see his oil painting of The Temple of Apollo at Bassae, on permanent display in Gallery 2.

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