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The Cabinet of Curiosity, Petrie Museum.

The cabinet echoes but reverses the early museum phenomenon of the cabinet of curiosities. It was a mix of collected objects designed to inspire awe and wonder in the natural or ‘foreign world’. A step up form the individual cabinet were places such as the Egyptian Hall, on Piccadilly. A whole building modelled on Egyptian […]

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sutton house

Installation of tudor loudspeakers as part of Sean Curran’s curation of Shakespeare’s master mistress sonnets at Sutton House. Mid century but not sure which century. read more