Art bite: Mary Kisler on The Florence Flood of 1966

12pm
Art bite: Mary Kisler on The Florence Flood of 1966

Event Details

This talk will also be livestreamed over on our YouTube channel.

Join Senior Curator, Mackelvie Collection, International Art, for a series of short talks on the exhibition, The Corsini Collection: A Window on Renaissance Florence.

In this, the sixth and final Art Bite, Mary looks at the devastating flooding of Florence in November 1966 that killed 101 people and damaged or destroyed thousands of masterpieces of art and rare books. It is considered the worst flood in the city's history since 1557.

 

Date
Location
Auditorium, lower ground level
Cost
Free

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