Organised by the Cambridgeshire Volunteer Fundraising Committee

Two Exhibitions at the Fitzwilliam Museum – SOLD OUT

Talk and Tour | Meet in the Friends` Room, Fitzwilliam Museum

Friday 17 November 2017 - 10:30 until 12:30

An accompanied introduction to portrait prints by Marcellin Desboutin (who modelled for the bearded man in Degas` L`Absinthe in the Musée d`Orsay, Paris) and caricatures by Paul Gavarni, Honoré Daumier and Charles Keene - all of whom artists Degas admired and collected - in the Charrington Print Room & Shiba Gallery.

Designed to complement the Museum`s major autumn exhibition, Degas: a Passion for Perfection, Jane Munro, Keeper of Paintings at the Museum and curator of the exhibition, will introduce the exhibits with Amy Marquis, Research Assistant and curator of the Desboutin exhibition. The viewing will be in two groups.

The group will meet in the Friends Room.

This event has been organised by the Cambridgeshire Volunteer Fundraising Committee to help raise money for the Art Fund.

Venue information

Opening times

Tue – Sat, 10am – 5pm Sun & Bank Holidays 12noon – 5pm Closed Mon, 24 – 26, 31 Dec and 1 Jan

Entry details

£22 (includes wine and nibbles)

To book, please contact Marr Grieve on jandmgrieve@btinternet.com or call 01223 871388

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