M&G Tour of the Benjamin West Collection

From an aspiring artist in rural Pennsylvania plucking the hairs of his cat’s tail for a home-made paintbrush to working as History Painter to the King of England during the Revolutionary War, Benjamin West led a remarkable life of influence, and his paintings detail his story of amazing opportunities! Tour this monumental collection in War Memorial Chapel of paintings commissioned by King George III and discover their significance in history. Plus, you’ll hear the latest about M&G’s future plans and current work!