THE ARTS SOCIETY GLAVEN VALLEY
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DateLecture
17 October 2017A Portrait of Lord Nelson
21 November 2017The Glasgow Girls - Women in Art and Design in Glasgow 1890-1920
16 January 2018The History of the English Garden
20 February 2018Things that go Bump in the night - why medieval buildings fall down
20 March 2018Mars and Muses - The Renaissance Art of Armour
17 April 2018Sutton Hoo and the Golden Age of Old England
15 May 2018The Most Infamous Family In History: The Borgias
19 June 2018Annual General Meeting followed by Velazquez - The Great Magician of Art

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A Portrait of Lord Nelson Peter Warwick Tuesday 17 October 2017

Horatio Nelson sat for more artists and sculptors than most famous people, other than royalty. Their works tell his life’s story and reveal a man of many parts and moods that reflect on his public and private life, including the ménage a trois with Sir William and Lady Hamilton. The lecture asks, who was the real Nelson?