Forthcoming FHS lectures

The FHS have kindly sent us a list of their forthcoming talks:

Wednesday 17 March 2021 4 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. BIFMO half-day on-line course Georgian Furniture Makers

Sunday 21 March 2021 at 7 p.m. BIFMO lecture with Amy Lim: ‘Female Patrons of Furniture in Late Stuart England’

Wednesday 24 March 2021 at 5.30 p.m. FHS seminar on ‘Pattern books, early trade catalogues and many other rarities’: the John Evan Bedford Library of Furniture History, Brotherton Library, University of Leeds 

Sunday 28 March 2021 at 7 pm. FHS lecture with Adriana Turpin. ‘From Bond Street to The Breakers: Dealers and the Development of the American Market for English Eighteenth-century Furniture c. 1900-1930’

Wednesday 14 April 2021at 5.30 p.m.  FHS seminar on Conservation ‘Into the Workshop: Furniture restoration/conservation’, chaired by Dr Tessa Murdoch & Yannick Chastang 

Sunday 25 April 2021 at 7 p.m,  FHS lecture on ‘Malachite, Lapis-Lazuli, Verre églomisé, and Marquetry: Russian Furniture at Hillwood’, Wilfried Zeisler, Curator of 19th century Art, Hillwood Estate Museum & Gardens on Hillwood’s Russian furniture

Sunday 16 May 2021 at 7 p.m. BIFMO lecture with Laura Microulis, tbc