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      V&A Tour with Queer Folks in London


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      June 21, 2019

      Friday   7:00 PM

      Cromwell Road , Knightsbridge
      London, Greater London

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      V&A Tour with Queer Folks

      Guided Tour: Afropeans in Early Modern Europe - by Nadia Denton   African Gaze Tour, V&A Europe 1600-1815 GalleriesThis official V&A African Heritage tour continues for the third year running. The tour gives an overview of the African presence in 17th and 18th Century Europe as represented in a number of high quality works representing Baroque, Rococo and Neoclassical styles. The guide will speculate on the backgrounds of the numerous African individuals portrayed referencing luminous figures such as Louise Marie Thérèse (The Black Nun of Moret), Alexander Pushkin and Toussaint L’Overture.    Quotes from previous attendees:Fabulous tour, extremely fascinating and a great way to view objects which otherwise may have been overlooked.A well-researched and fluently presented tour.Authentically done. Learnt a lot thank you!Exceptional for anyone interested in completely understanding art during this period.Your delivery was wonderful and you answered questions with great depth and context.Fantastic. Erudite, clear, focused. Such confident presentation. Learned something new.    Nadia operates her tours on a first-come basis. Please arrive on time to secure a place.

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