In pursuit of beauty: modern guides to the hair, face, and body, 1784- 1933 | University of Oxford

In pursuit of beauty: modern guides to the hair, face, and body, 1784- 1933

Event date
17 Nov 2015 to 10 Jan 2016
Event time
9:00 - 17:00
Venue
Old Bodleian Library
Broad Street
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 3BG
Venue details

Proscholium

Event type
Exhibitions
Event cost
Free
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Not required

From the earliest days of publishing, readers have sought guidance on enhancing their appearance. This display showcases the Bodleian's rich collection of beauty guides, supplemented by advertisements and artefacts from the John Johnson Collection of Printed Ephemera.