The Wallace Collection

Special Evening Event

Library & Archive in focus | Beyond extravagance: decorative arts in 18th century France

Monday 16th April, 2018

6:00pm - 7:30pm

Price: Admission Free

Ages: All Ages

Lecturer: Helen Jacobsen 

The Head of the Curatorial Department Helen Jacobsen and Research Librarian Helen Jones will give an evening talk on French 18th century decorative arts, using books from the Library’s rare books collection to illustrate the topic. You will have the chance to see books that are rarely on display, gain an insight into French 18th century taste and style, and enjoy a glass of wine.

To attend the event or for more information, please contact Helen Jones on or 020 7563 9536