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  • Tuesday 8 November, 12.45–1.30pm


This is the online streamed version of the live event.

In this illustrated talk, Kate Anderson explores a selection of artworks which are part of the display James's People. The display focusses on the people who lived and worked in Scotland under the reign of King James VI and his Queen Consort Anna of Denmark. From a jester to a jeweller, a calligrapher to a courtier, and a poet to a university principal, the talk will shed light on the lesser-known stories of these individuals.

Unknown James VI and I, 1566 - 1625. King of Scotland 1567 - 1625. King of England and Ireland 1603 - 1625 (As a boy) About 1574
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