A Rival to Turner

Director Ann Sumner discusses artist Thomas Fearnley

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Director Ann Sumner discusses artist Thomas Fearnley

Meet the new Director of  the Brontë Society and Brontë Parsonage Museum, Ann Sumner, as she discusses the work of Norwegian romantic landscape artist Thomas Fearnley (1802 - 1842) with David Jackson, Professor of Russian and Scandinavian Art Histories at the University of Leeds. The discussion will explore her new research into Fearnley's period in England in the 1830s, his Yorkshire ancestry and visits to the Lake District. The talk will be followed by tea and cake. You can read more about Fearnley, here.

Tickets are £5 and can be booked online using the menu on the left hand side of the page. Further information jenna.holmes@bronte.org.uk / 01535 640188.

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