Collecting Stories about Art
The Modern and Contemporary Curator shares the excitement of uncovering stories hidden within the Government Art Collection
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The British Embassy in Germany moved three times in the last century, before returning to the site of the first British Embassy established in 1876. This is the story of those moves and a peek at the art in those embassies.