COLLECTIONS SUMMARIES

COLLECTIONS SUMMARIES

ART The Hunterian is home to one of the most distinguished public art collections in Scotland. It includes over 900 paintings, 40,000 works on paper and modest holdings of applied and decorative art (Mackintosh, Scottish ceramics, Whistler memorabilia) and sculpture. Samuel John Peploe, Ben More from Martyrs

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BYZANTIUM: A GOLDEN ERA OF COINAGE

BYZANTIUM: A GOLDEN ERA OF COINAGE

11 December 2018 – 21 May 2019  Hunterian Museum  Admission Free For a thousand years, the Byzantine Empire dominated the eastern Mediterranean. Centred on the capital of Constantinople, it was a beacon of Roman power, Greek influence and Christian worship, which spanned the ancient and medieval worlds.

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WILLIAM HUNTER AND THE ANATOMY OF THE MODERN MUSEUM

WILLIAM HUNTER AND THE ANATOMY OF THE MODERN MUSEUM

28 September 2018 – 6 January 2019 Hunterian Art Gallery Admission free William Hunter and the Anatomy of the Modern Museum marks the William Hunter Tercentenary – 300 years since the birth Hunterian founder, Dr William Hunter (1718-1783). This major exhibition not only offers a critical examination of

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