Open Furniture Month Tour

What's On

The event isFree

Open Furniture Month Tour

Open Furniture Month Tour

Date: Thursday 16 February 2023
Time: 13.00–13.45 GMT
Location: At the museum
Speaker: Félix Zorzo

Description: Join Curatorial Assistant Félix Zorzo for an opportunity to delve into our rich holdings of furniture. On this tour, discover the captivating story of taste and collecting from the end of Louis XIV’s reign to the mid-19th century. We’ll start by uncovering the early fascination for lacquer furniture imported from countries including China and Japan, and conclude with some clever adaptations of 18th-century pieces carried out by British dealers in the 19th century.

Take part at the Museum: Join us at the museum for this special tour. Places are limited and available first-come, first-served.


Date & Times

Date Start Time End Time
16/02/2023 13:00 13:45