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Tours of Royal Fabergé and Radical Russia

Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, 14 October - 11 February 2018 / 3pm / Free with exhibition ticket / Meet at Gallery Reception

A 45-minute introductory tour of exhibitions forming The Russia Season, which opened in November to mark the centenary of the Russian Revolution. Royal Fabergé and Radical Russia offer a unique insight into contrasting art from before and after World War One.

Marvel at the glittering saga of Fabergé, with more than 60 precious Sandringham animal sculptures on loan from Her Majesty the Queen, alongside bold art that flourished after the Russian Revolution. 

Please note: Tours subject to availability. Times may be subject to change. For more information please contact Visitor Services: 01603 593 199.

Image credit: Aarne, Johann Victor  (workmaster) / Hughes, Alice (photographer) / Fabergé (jeweller) Framed photograph of Queen Alexandra c. 1907-1908, Two-colour gold, silver-gilt, guilloché enamel, cabochon rubies, mother-of-pearl, hand coloured photograph  44 x 44 x 27 mm Royal Collection Trust/ © Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2017.