Since 2013, the Ashmolean Broadway has been uniting the community and exploring how we relate to our local history. By showcasing exhibits with connections to the landscape, our rich cultural traditions and Broadwayâ s prominent history, the Ashmolean Broadway has become a hub for those who want to learn more. Haynes Fine Art of Broadway. The Willmott Dixon Foundation. Quality Solicitors Parkinson Wright. The Ashmolean Museum Broadway, Tudor House, 65 High Street, Broadway, Worcestershire, WR12 7DP.
This exhibition will focus on the extensive travels of Edward Lear (1812-1888). Lear was one of the most versatile and prolific artists of the nineteenth century. As an illustrator of natural history, he was supreme. As a traveler and recorder in pictures and prose of landscapes in the eastern Mediterranean and India, he was unrivaled. As the author of nonsense verses and stories, his popularity has never been eclipsed. This exhibition, inspired by the centenary of the First World War, showcased rarely s...