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Talk Gilded Interiors: French Masterpieces of Gilt Bronze

Key facts

Genre: Event with live subtitles

Synopsis

In this lecture Senior Curator Helen Jacobsen introduces the Wallace Collection’s current exhibition Gilded Interiors: French Masterpieces of Gilt Bronze. Exploring some of the stunning neoclassical gilt-bronze works of art in the exhibition, she will discuss the role of the architect as designer and reveal how closely the architecture of ancient Greece and Rome was reflected in Parisian decorative art, from clocks to candelabra and furniture
mounts.

The lecture will be followed by a wine reception with the opportunity to view the exhibition and purchase
the lavishly-illustrated new book, Gilded Interiors: Parisian Luxury and the Antique, that accompanies it.
 

Booking details
Tickets are £10.00 and can be booked using the Eventbrite link below.

Event details

Fri 2 Jun 2017, 6:30pm

Live subtitling

Venue details

The Wallace Collection (Gilded Interiors)
Hertford House
Manchester Square
London
W1U 3BN
The Arts Council
The Arts Council
The Arts Council