The Plume of a Great Man: Rapiers in Art

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The Plume of a Great Man: Rapiers in Art

The Plume of a Great Man: Rapiers in Art

Dates: Tuesday 2 November
Times: 13.00-13.20 (GMT)
Location: The Great Gallery, the Wallace Collection
Speaker: Dr Tobias Capwell (Curator of Arms and Armour, The Wallace Collection)

Join Curator of Arms and Armour, Dr Tobias Capwell, for a short gallery talk introducing our new rapier display, in connection with our current exhibition, Frans Hals: The Male Portrait. Discover this masterwork of early 17th-century arms and armour and how the gilded rapier became the ultimate status symbol for the wealthy merchants of the young Dutch Republic.

Date & Times

Date Start Time End Time
30/11/2021 13:00 13:20