What's on. Curator's Choice Events: Through Tempestuous Seas: Exotic Woods in Chippendale furniture
Dr Adam Bowett, Chairman of the Chippendale Society, author and independent historian explores the woods used in Chippendale creations
Thursday 30th August; 2pm to 6pm
Adam discusses the sources and types of woods used in Chippendale’s furniture, demonstrating how Britain’s growing colonial empire provided the raw materials for his business.
Lecture with Tea, Coffee & Shortbread £15.00 per person