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Event - Introducing Art Techniques: Medieval to 20th Century Part 4: Oil Techniques

Fri 08 May 2015 11:00–15:30

STUDY DAY: Discover why and when oil paint was introduced as a medium, how it was mixed in early experiments, and then developed into a palate of colours and hues.

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Tipu's Tigers

Tipu's Tigers

Tipu's Tiger is one of the V&A's most enduringly famous and fascinating objects. Commissioned in the 1790s by Tipu Sultan of Mysore, who kept the …

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