Changing Roles, Changing Characters: From Lady to Saint and Back | University of Oxford

Changing Roles, Changing Characters: From Lady to Saint and Back

Event date
25 Jul 2016 to 10 Sep 2016
Event time
10:30 - 17:00
Venue
Christ Church Picture Gallery
Christ Church
St Aldates
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 1DP
Venue details

Entrance via Oriel Square

Event type
Exhibitions
Event cost
£4 / £2 concessions; free for University members
Disabled access?
No
Booking required
Not required

Many portraits, especially female portraits, were changed from representing an individual to a generic figure, usually a saint. This exhibition explores three of these altered works from the Picture Gallery's own collection.