NPG Treasures on Tour

September 13 2021

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Posted by Adam Busiakiewicz:

The National Portrait Gallery in London (NPG) have announced a series of touring exhibitions while their main site is closed for refurbishment.

According to reports:

The Tudors: Passion, Power and Politics will open at The Holburne Museum in Bath in January 2022.

It will showcase 25 of the gallery's most famous Tudor portraits, including the five monarchs, Henry VII, Henry VIII, Edward VI, Mary I and Elizabeth I, as well as other significant figures such as Sir Thomas More. 

An expanded exhibition at the Walker Art Gallery in Liverpool will then take place the following May, featuring 68 works.

A touring exhibition of paintings by the Bloomsbury Group will open in the Millennium Gallery, Sheffield, during November. It will then travel to York in March 2022.

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