The Sea, the Seaside! | University of Oxford

The Sea, the Seaside!

Speaker
Juliet Heslewood - Art Historian
Event date
Event time
13:00 - 14:00
Venue
Ashmolean Museum
Beaumont Street
OX1 2PH
Venue details

Lecture Theatre

Event type
Gallery tours / talks
Event cost
£8/£7/£6 Full, Concession, Members
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Required

The sea is not always represented as a place of beauty, nor the seaside a scene of amusement. Throughout history, artists have captured the real appearance of the sea, used it to describe powerful feelings or as a suitable motif to exhibit a certain style.