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Picture in Focus: Cecile Walton

Exhibition assistant Kate Cowcher will give an introductory talk on Cecile Walton's self-portrait 'Romance' (1920)


To accompany the critically-acclaimed exhibition 'Divided Selves: The Scottish Self-Portrait from the 17th Century to the Present', we invite you to a series of short lunchtime talks each focusing on a single picture from the exhibition. This week Kate Cowcher will discuss Cecile Walton's iconic self-portrait 'Romance' (1920). Walton, the daughter of Glasgow Boy E.A. Walton and wife of the notorious Eric Robertson, was a member of the ‘Edinburgh Group’, who first exhibited in 1912 and rose to prominence after the First World War. She was a vocal supporter of the women's movement and actively engaged with the debate about a Scottish national school in the 1920s and 30s.


Speaker(s):

Kate Cowcher | talks

 

Date and Time:

26 August 2006 at 9:00 pm

Duration:

30 minutes

 

Venue:

The Fleming Collection
13 Berkeley Street
Piccadilly
London
W1J 8DU
02074095733
http://www.flemingcollection.co.uk

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Tickets:

Free

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Additional Information:

The talk will begin at 1.10pm and last approximately 15 minutes

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