From the Mazarin Chest to Madame Butterfly:
The Fashion for Japan in Europe.
The lecture explores the fashion for lacquer screens, furniture and exquisite Kakiemon and Imari porcelain exported from 17th century Japan by European merchants. A wide ranging lecture looking at the influence of Japan on European fashion and Fine and Decorative Arts with Anne Haworth Click here for more details and the BIO
BEETHOVEN AT 250 – CLASSICAL MUSIC’S GREATEST REVOLUTIONARY
With Sandy Burnett
Essex Area is celebrating Beethoven’s 250th Anniversary with a Day of Special Interest at the Memorial Hall, Little Baddow on Monday April 20th.
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The Winter 2019 Newsletter is now available on the website Click here for the newsletter
From Downton to Gatsby – Our annual Day of Special Interest (Study Day) is announced. An exciting melange of Fashion and Jewellery led by Andrew Prince.Click here for more details and the Booking Form