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David Garrick: 300 years young!

Posted: Thursday, June 15th, 2017 This month Carmen Holdsworth-Delgado, Curator of the Garrick Club, introduces some highlights of the collection which were used to create a small display for the members of the Club on the tercentenary of David Garrick’s birth. February marked the 300th anniversary of the birth of David Garrick, Britain’s greatest actor, […]

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Reproducing Fame: Printmakers and the Nineteenth Century Stage at the National Portrait Gallery

Posted: Wednesday, February 8th, 2017 This month, we look at stage ephemera with Tessa Kilgarriff, who is completing an AHRC-funded collaborative doctoral award at the University of Bristol and the National Portrait Gallery. Alongside her research she has curated Reproducing Fame: Printmakers and the Nineteenth Century Stage which is on show at the National Portrait Gallery until […]

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