Coins and Medals Department, Pushkin
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The catalogue ‘Heads and Tails — Tales and Bodies: Engraving the Human Figure from Antiquity to the Early Modern Period’

25.10.2016

The catalogue ‘Heads and Tails — Tales and Bodies: Engraving the Human Figure from Antiquity to the Early Modern Period’ was jointly published by the Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts and the Benaki Museum for the exhibition ‘Heads and Tails — Tales and Bodies: Engraving the Human Figure from Antiquity to the Early Modern Period’.

The presentation of the catalogue will take place October 31, 2016. The occasion also marks the closure of the exhibition.

The presentation will be followed by a lecture by Dr. Sergei Kovalenko, Deputy Head of the Numismatics Department of the Pushkin Museum entitled ‘Monetary Portraiture in the Northern Black Sea Littoral’ and a recitation of selected poems of Constantine P. Cavafy by Valeryi Barinov, People’s Artist of Russia.