Anatomical Venuses

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20 February 2014

Time: 6:30pm
Venue: Barts Pathology Museum, 3rd Floor, Robin Brook Centre, St Bartholomews Hosptial, West Smithfield, EC1A 7BE

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Venus is the Goddess of Love, so why were these wax anatomical models created in her image? Dr Anna Maerker will talk about the curious history of these beautiful objects and Kelley Swain will discuss her project about the anatomical Venus:Opera di Cera 

Doors open at 6:30pm for a prompt 7pm start. Event finishes by 8:45pm. Wine and nibbles included, as well as a chance to view the musum's specimens