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Scene Through Wood: A Century of Engraving

10 August 2020 to 04 November 2020

The Museum will be closed to the public from Thursday 05 November, in line with government lockdown restrictions. We will publish their re-opening date as soon as it is known.

Scene Through Wood: A Century of Engraving

About Scene Through Wood: A Century of Engraving

Celebrating the art of wood engraving over the last 100 years, this exhibition curated by Anne Desmet RA, will display the most outstanding wood engravings in the Ashmolean, complemented by loans from private collections. Marking the centenary of the Society of Wood Engravers, the exhibition charts the history and global spread of this widely loved art form.

Gallery 8

Free Admission

Banner Image: Edwina Ellis, 1996. Detail of Waterloo


10 August 2020
04 November 2020
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