Talk Wednesday, 22 May 2019

Lunchtime Lecture: The Huguenot Contribution to Early English porcelain Manufactories

Join expert curators and inspiring speakers for our free weekly lunchtime lectures

  • Wednesday, 22 May 2019

  • Hochhauser Auditorium

  • Free event

Lunchtime Lecture: The Huguenot Contribution to Early English porcelain Manufactories photo

The taste for displaying oriental porcelain in royal palaces and merchants’ parlours inspired porcelain and enamels made in new factories in London and Derby. Tessa Murdoch will introduce Huguenot craftsmen and entrepreneurs responsible with examples from the V&A’s unrivalled Ceramic collections.

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