Past Event: Les arts précolombiens en France de 1875 à 1945

Les arts précolombiens en France de 1875 à 1945 Online, 30 June, 6pm CET Dr. Elodie Vaudry and incoming Research Director at Centre Allemand d'Histoire de l'art (DFK) in Paris, will speak on Pre-Columbian arts in France from 1875 to 1945: collecting, history of taste and perception of American alterity. Please note seminar will be … Continue reading Past Event: Les arts précolombiens en France de 1875 à 1945

LECTURE: Raiding The Past: Furniture For The Anglo-Gallic Interior, 1800-1865 (28 June 2020, Online)

The Furniture History Society invites you to its second free online lecture: RAIDING THE PAST: FURNITURE FOR THE ANGLO-GALLIC INTERIOR, 1800-1865 Dr Diana Davis Sunday, 28 June 2020, 19.00 (BST) The Green Drawing Room of the Earl of Essex at Cassiobury, by William Henry Hunt, 1823 (Thaw Collection, Copper Hewitt Museum, New York), acc. no. … Continue reading LECTURE: Raiding The Past: Furniture For The Anglo-Gallic Interior, 1800-1865 (28 June 2020, Online)

Past Event: A guided tour of ‘Treasures of Osterley’ followed by a talk on the Child family as collectors by John Chu

A guided tour of ‘Treasures of Osterley’ followed by a talk on the Child family as collectors by John Chu. SATURDAY, 18 JANUARY AT 10:00AM OSTERLEY PARK, JERSEY ROAD ISLEWORTH TW7 4RB ‘Treasures of Osterley’ explores the rise to fame and fortune of the Child banking family of Osterley Park through the exquisite works of art and furniture they collected. … Continue reading Past Event: A guided tour of ‘Treasures of Osterley’ followed by a talk on the Child family as collectors by John Chu