These two words give the Fitzwilliam its first annual theme, explored throughout the Museum over the next twelve months in exhibitions, displays and events. They are words containing dilemmas, truly words for now. In our world, sensual pleasures are increasingly simulated through technologica...
Welcome to the Fitzwilliam Museum. The Museum is named after Richard, 7th Viscount Fitzwilliam (1745-1816), a graduate of Cambridge University with a passion for collecting. He felt strongly that the University should have its own museum, not only for the display of works of art, but also with...
Joseph Wright of Derby
Paintings, Drawings and Prints
Given by Robert Fitzwilliam Hallifax, 1819
Given by Captain E.G. Spencer Churchill M.C.