Henry Hering's early asylum photography at Bethlem Hospital; the collection in context, 21 January 2016

Posted: 2016

Museum of the Mind at Bethlem Royal Hospital, Beckenham

This half-day workshop will be led by Caroline Smith, Education and Outreach Officer at Bethlem’s Museum of the Mind.   Caroline received an Understanding British Portraits Bursary to research the small discrete group of patient portraits by society photographer Henry Hering (1814-93), which are now on display at the new Museum of the Mind. Other speakers will present case studies[...]