Death: A Self-portrait

Courtesy Edward Thorp Gallery and the artist
June Leaf, 'Gentleman on Green Table' 1999-2000
Wellcome Collection, Bloomsbury Sunday February 3 2013 11:00 - 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, D├╝rer and Goya, antique metamorphic postcards and ancient Incan skulls among other ephemera.
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