Capturing a Star: Dame Flora Robson and other works by Dame Ethel Walker

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On loan from the Royal Academy of Arts, London

Flora Robson by Ethel Walker RA


Until 27 April 2019 (historic exhibition)


This exhibition features works by the artist Ethel Walker RA on loan from the Royal Academy of Arts collection as part of the Royal Academy of Arts 250th anniversary celebrations.

An exhibition highlight is a portrait of Dame Flora Robson, feted actor of stage and screen, born in South Shields.

Also includes artworks on loan from the Laing Art Gallery


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