From Downton to Gatsby: Jewellery and Fashion from 1890 to 1929
- What:Membership Events
- Where:The Lydia & Manfred Gorvy Lecture Theatre
For jewellery the late nineteenth and early twentieth century was a time of boundless creativity and sensational opulence.
Join jewellery expert Andrew Prince, who has created costume jewellery and tiaras for such period dramas as Mrs Henderson Presents, The Young Victoria and hit series Downton Abbey, as he illustrates the intimate connections between the great jewellers, couture houses and the people and events that shaped this amazing period.
19.00 – 20.00 (talk); 20.00 – 20.45 (refreshments)
£15 (including wine reception)