The Wallace Collection

Talks and Lectures

Seminars in the History of Collecting

Monday 26th February, 2018

5:30pm - 6:30pm

Price: Admission Free

Ages: All Ages

Lecturer: Dr Alden Gordon, Paul E. Raether 


“Heureux ceux qui ont un Coeur de bronze…”: The French financial crisis in
the late reign of Louis XV and its impact on royal manufactures and royal patronage


Dr Alden Gordon, Paul E. Raether, Distinguished Professor of Fine Arts, Trinity College, Hartford, CT, USA