BSL Tour: Waxing and Waning: 19th Century women sculptors and wax modelling
- What:Programmes for deaf & hard of hearing visitors
- Where:Meeting Point, Grand Entrance
BSL TOUR: Just as Madame Tussaud began her famous waxworks, women in Britain were using wax to produce small portraits of their own and much more.
Join Assistant Curator, Amy Mechowski, as she explores the history of British women modelling wax and the important role it played in the changing status of women sculptors, from genteel hobbyists to professional practitioners.
Talk by Amy Mechowski Interpreted in BSL