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Bridge Community Hub in Lincoln was the third venue to display 'Flowers in a Terracotta Vase' on the painting's tour of the UK. It was an unlikely pairing that surprised regular visitors and encouraged locals to visit the food bank and community centre:

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Displaying a masterpiece at a food bank

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Jan van Huysum Visits

In the summer of 2021, 'Flowers in a Terracotta Vase' went on a tour of the UK, visiting a series of unusual and unexpected locations.

Stopping off in Cornwall, Norfolk, the East Midlands, South Yorkshire, Scotland and Northern Ireland, the painting was displayed in non-museum venues, including a food bank and community library, a covered market, a former department store and community centres.

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Art Explora – Académie des Beaux-Arts Award
Philippe and Stephanie Camu
The John S Cohen Foundation 

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Jan van Huysum Visits
A tour of Jan van Huysum's 'Flowers in a Terracotta Vase' to a series of unusual and unexpected locations throughout the UK
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