New art exhibition opens in Cambridge

John Craxton on holiday with Margot Fonteyn Credit: Estate of John Craxton

A new exhibition has opened at the Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge showcasing the work of artist John Craxton.

Craxton who lived for a while just outside Cambridge has been called one of the greatest artists of the 20th Century.

His exhibition was opened by broadcaster and naturalist Sir David Attenborough, who was also a close friend.

Sir David Attenborough said he was a modest man. You can see him above in his younger years on holiday with Margot Fonteyn.


Sir David Attenborough visit

The broadcaster and naturalist Sir David Attenborough has visited Cambridge to launch a new art exhibition at the Fitzwilliam Museum.