Portrait Galley Thematic Tour: Self-Portrait as Faustus
Sat 2 May 2020
2 - 2:45pm
A themed look at the Portrait Gallery's collection. This month, Katharine Aarrestad will discuss the enigmatic anonymous painting of The Execution of Charles the First. This talk will consider aspects of the king’s life and the moment after death as captured in this work.
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We provide a sensory map of the building to help visitors identify areas with changes in light, smells and noise. It locates seating areas and less crowded, quieter spaces. Printed copies are available from the front desk at the Scottish National Portrait Gallery.
Located in the city centre on Queen Street, the Scottish National Portrait Gallery is easy to access.
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