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Messages through Ashmolean Portraits

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Duration: 0:11:11 | Added: 07 Jun 2016
Vicky McGuinness's bite-sized talk at Ashmolean LiveFriday: Framed

Vicky McGuinness explores the historical contexts and identities communicated by some of the portraits to be found on objects in the Ashmolean Museum's collections, taking a journey from the ancient world of Alexander the Great and his afterlives to Elizabeth I's assertions of royal power and authority.

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