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Ancient, yet so Modern – Roman Mummy Portraits from Hawara

Our earliest painted representations of the human face are the remarkable Roman Mummy Portraits found at Hawara and other sites in the Fayoum region of Egypt. These striking portraits dating from the first century AD are hauntingly beautiful and the … Continue reading

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Exhibition – ‘Luxor: People & Places’

‘Luxor – People & Places’ is a collection of drawings and paintings by artist Adele Wagstaff (UCL Slade) made during her recent visits to Luxor. The exhibition includes a number of portrait drawings shown alongside small oil studies inspired by … Continue reading

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