The Wallace Collection

View Festival of Art History: Diplomacy and Art Image
Talks and Lectures

View Festival of Art History: Diplomacy and Art

Friday 7th February, 2014

3:30pm - 4:30pm

Price: Admission Free

Ages: Adults

Lecturer: Helen Jacobsen 

This special talk by Curator of French 18th century Decorative Arts, Helen Jacobsen is part of View, the UK's first festival of art history organised by the Institut francais du Royaume-Uni.

Over the weekend of 7 to 9 February, VIEW will explore all the facets of art history with talks, debates, film screenings, an art book fair, museum tours, and more.

For further details of the festival please visit

This tour will examine decorative art objects in the Wallace Collection that were once given as diplomatic gifts between nations.

The tour is free of charge but booking is essential via

Places are strictly limited to 25