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Celebrating a new acquisition on International Women’s Day

8 March 2019 by Alex Patterson

Walker Art Gallery’s new acquisition, Bust of Princess Mary, Duchess of Gloucester & Edinburgh, 1853 by Mary Thornycroft (1809-1895).

On International Women’s Day, I wanted to share some exciting news about one of the Walker Art Gallery’s newest acquisitions. It is a marble Bust of Princess Mary, Duchess of Gloucester & Edinburgh, 1853, by Mary Thornycroft (1809-1895). It was transferred to the Walker from Leighton House Museum earlier this year to join our world renowned sculpture collection. Read more…



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