Death: A Self-portrait

Courtesy Edward Thorp Gallery and the artist
June Leaf, 'Gentleman on Green Table' 1999-2000
Wellcome Collection, Euston Tuesday January 22 2013 10:00 - 18:00
Death is the sombre theme of the Wellcome's latest exhibition, which showcases the private collection of Richard Harris, a Chicago-based antique collector who has amassed more than 300 artefacts, artworks and curiosities relating to death. The subject is explored through rare prints by Rembrandt, Dürer and Goya, antique metamorphic postcards and ancient Incan skulls among other ephemera.
Venue name: Wellcome Collection
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