'A gentle wildness': the natural world of Gertrude Hermes

  • Where:
    River & Rowing Museum, Mill Meadows, Henley on Thames, RG9 1BF
  • When:
    27 February
    11:30am to 12:30pm
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  • Contact:
    01491 415600
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Gertrude Hermes OBE (1901-1983) was one of the most exciting and innovative wood engravers of the 20th century. This talk will demonstrate her enduring fascination with nature - from water, whales and fish to trees and flowers. With examples drawn from her sketchbooks, prints and sculpture, it will focus on her training and technique, as well as highlighting literary and personal influences on her work. With Dr Caroline Palmer, Western Art Print Room Supervisor and touring exhibitions curator, Ashmolean Museum, Oxford.
To book please use this web link. https://www.rrm.co.uk/whats-on/a-gentle-wildness-the-natural-world-of-gertrude-hermes/

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