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Exhibition - Wilfred Thesiger in Africa; A Centenary Exhibition - Finishes 5 June 2011

From Friday 4th June 2010 to Sunday 5th June 2011

Exhibition held at the Pitt Rivers Museum, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PP.

10.00am - 16.30pm Tuesday to Sunday (and bank holiday Mondays), 12.00am - 16.30pm Mondays.

Marking the centenary of the renowned British traveller and writer Sir Wilfred Thesiger’s birth, this major new exhibition will show a wide selection of his photographs – many for the first time. They relate to his life and travels in Africa, and include images from Ethiopia, Sudan, Morocco, Tanzania and Kenya. Also on show will be a selection of objects collected by Thesiger and later donated to the Pitt Rivers Museum. The exhibition will be accompanied by a major new publication by the Pitt Rivers Museum and HarperCollins, Wilfred Thesiger in Africa (to be published May 2010).

More information can be found on the Pitt Rivers Museum website.

First Published in News File Spring 2010

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