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Art Collections Online Tours

Explore our art collections online by taking themed virtual tours curated by our own team of specialists. Click on the links below to listen:

Rights and Rebellions in Victorian Art

In Rights and Rebellions in Victorian Art, Assistant Curator Dr Michaela Jones looks at the long nineteenth century - a period of major social, political, and economic upheaval. The tour explores how artists of the Victorian period contributed to wider debates surrounding poverty, justice and liberty. 

Rights and Rebellions in Victorian Art

 

British Landscapes in Royal Holloway's Picture Gallery

Victorian landscape paintings provide an insight into contemporary attitudes to rural country life, fantasies of place and changing politics of the countryside. Join cultural geographer Eleanor Cooper to explore how landscape paintings in the Picture Gallery fulfil and challenge Victorian experiences and expectations of place. 

British Landscapes in the Picture Gallery

 

Animal Paintings at Royal Holloway

Royal Holloway's Picture Gallery is packed with examples of Victorian animal paintings - including works by some of the most prolific artists of the subject. This tour offers an introduction to animal painters, and to animals in paintings, in the collection. Learn about some of our most important animal paintings - from the humble to the ambitious - some of which may surprise you.

Animal Paintings at Royal Holloway

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