Angelica won international acclaim as a painter, printmaker, and decorative artist.  She was a Founder Member of the Royal Academy and friend of some of the leading cultural figures of her age, whom she portrayed. Born in Switzerland she trained in Italy, learning from her father. This talk discuss her illustrious career after she came to London in 1766 and stayed for fifteen highly successful years.

This talk will be presented by Dr Laurence Shafe. 

Dr Laurence Shafe studied nineteenth-century art history at the Courtauld and completed a doctorate at the University of Bristol. He is now a Tate Guide, gives talks locally to various societies and runs a sixteen-week course on art history in Hampton every year.

Sat 4 December 2021, 10.30am - 12.30pm
£15 Adults £12 Lightbox Members and Students

Arts Talks are bookable separately or as a set of four with a 10% discount. Please call 01483 737800 for a discount.