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Tintin and the Thomson Collection of Ship Models at the AGO (Audio)

March 20th, 2012

British Two-decker 50-54 Gun Warship, around 1703

British Two-decker 50-54 Gun Warship, around 1703; Navy Board Model, scale 1:48; boxwood, fruitwood, brass, paper; 83.0 x 103.0 x 39.0 cm; The Thomson Collection © Art Gallery of Ontario

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Recorded: Wednesday, February 29, 7 pm in Jackman Hall
Duration: 01:23:06

Join Simon Stephens  to hear about ships, ship models and Tintin.
Simon Stephens is curator of the Ship Model and Boat Collection at the National Maritime Museum, London. He curated the Thomson Collection of ship models installation at the AGO and co-curated the National Maritime Museum’s 2005 Tintin At Sea exhibition.

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