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Elizabeth Vigee Le Brun Lucrezia Walker Tuesday 09 July 2019

Eva Le Brun was portrait painter to Marie Antoinette. She survived the French revolution, fleeing France with her young daughter. While on the run she lived and worked in Italy, Austria, Russia, Germany and England, painting all the grandees of Continental Europe.

Lucrezia Walker studied in Venice and Perugia and has lived and worked in Rome. she is a lecturer at the National Gallery and has 20 years experience leading cultural tours to major European cities. She is the author of several books on 19th. and 20th. century artists and art movements.