Joseph Highmore, The Vigor Family, 1744 © Victoria and Albert Museum
Curator Tour

Curator Tour

40 Brunswick Square London WC1N 1AZ
01 Oct 2017
  • Talks
Explore our exhibition Basic Instincts with Museum Curator Kathleen Palmer, who leads a tour for visitors


Free with Museum admission

This exhibition explores Georgian attitudes to love, desire and female respectability through the radical paintings of Joseph Highmore. Basic Instincts is the first major Highmore exhibition for 50 years and explores a decade of disruptive social commentary in his art.