Universities in England spend £20m on art work
By Claire Jones
BBC News Online
3 December 2015
From the section England
University of Cambridge
The University of Cambridge spent £3.9m on Extreme Unction by Nicolas Poussin
Universities across England have spent some £20m on art to furnish their buildings or museums over the past five years, a BBC investigation has found.
One work of art, from the University of Oxford, cost £7.9m.
Unison criticised the spend, saying universities were choosing “style over substance”.
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