This two-day course explores how British craftsmen of the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries invented their own fanciful versions of the East in a wide range of objects from wall coverings to ceramics, and from clocks to light fittings.
Saturday, 26 July 2014 to Sunday, 28 September 2014
The State Rooms, Buckingham Palace
From well-loved toys and treasured family gifts to tiny childhood outfits, a special exhibition at Buckingham Palace will give an unprecedented glimpse into life as a young member of the royal family growing up at Buckingham Palace. ... Read more about Royal Childhood
Set in one of the Semi-State Rooms at Buckingham Palace, this special study afternoon combines expert talks from Dr Jane Hattrick, dress historian from the University of Brighton and Caroline de Guitaut, curator of the current Buckingham Palace exhibit ... Read more about Coronation Couture Study Afternoon