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REMINDER – SHC Online Lecture: Charles I and the Art of Italy in Spain (13 August 2020)

Invites you to its Online Lecture Charles I and the Art of Italy in Spain Dr Susan Bracken Thursday August 13, 6.30 pm (BST) 1623 was a significant year for the outstanding collection being formed by the future Charles I.  In January John and Tom Smith (aka Charles, Prince of Wales and George Villiers, Marquess … Continue reading REMINDER – SHC Online Lecture: Charles I and the Art of Italy in Spain (13 August 2020)

Lecture: Silver Society Lecture: Phil Barnes, A Craftsman’s Journey (11 August 2020)

Gordon Hamme, together with Linda Barnes, recently published his first book on the life of the world class enameller Phil Barnes. For our next Silver Society online evening Gordon and Linda will be joined by the award-winning enameller Fred Rich to discuss Phil’s legacy. Philip Barnes had always intended to publish an account of life … Continue reading Lecture: Silver Society Lecture: Phil Barnes, A Craftsman’s Journey (11 August 2020)

Online Lecture Series – The Oriental Ceramic Society (28 July 2020, 1.30pm)

The Oriental Ceramic Society  A series of six informal lunchtime lectures online 15 and 28 July, 11 and 25 August and 15 and 29 September 2. Chinese pottery, stoneware and porcelain, 4000 BC to 1125 AD Peter White Tuesday 28 July at 1330 China’s exceptionally long and distinguished history of ceramic making has always been … Continue reading Online Lecture Series – The Oriental Ceramic Society (28 July 2020, 1.30pm)