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Take a glimpse into the archive of sculptor Peter Thursby which was acquired by the museum in 2015.

Thursby is best known for abstract sculptures that challenged semi-abstract and figurative work. During his career, his work evolved from brutal totemic forms to elegant and poised aluminium sculptures.

This exhibition features a selection of works on paper – drawings that were preparatory sketches for his sculptures and which capture the essence of his work. The exhibition also includes a small number of sculptures, which illustrate the technical prowess of this talented artist.

The Salisbury Museum

The King's House, 65 The Close, SALISBURY, Wiltshire, SP1 2EN

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Mon – Sat, 10am – 5pm
Sun, 12pm – 5pm (27 May – 30 Sept)
Bank Holidays, 10am – 5pm

Closed 25 – 26 Dec, and 1 Jan

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