East Surrey Area National Association of Decorative & Fine Arts Societies
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Victorian Art: The Stories and The Scandals
and Picasso and his Women

14/03/2014 Lecturer – Valerie Woodgate The Menuhin Hall, Stoke d’Abernon, Cobham KT11 3QQ

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_________________________________________________________________________ In a morning of gossip, scandal and wonderful works of art, the first lecture will examine the extent to which Victorian art reveals attitudes to life, death and morality in a century of change.
We will then look at Picasso, who said his work was like a diary – “to understand it you have to see how it mirrors my life.” Picasso’s emotional life influenced not only what he painted but also how he painted it.