Display On now until Friday, 20 March 2020

Pietre Dure

Highlights from the Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Collection

  • Friday, 22 March 2019 – Friday, 20 March 2020

  • Gallery 73, South Kensington

  • Free event

Pietre Dure photo

In celebration of the highly skilled techniques of hardstone marquetry, this display showcases the wide range of pietre dure objects in the Gilbert Collection. With examples from the early seventeenth to the twentieth centuries, the display draws together objects produced on diverse scales and for a variety of functions, offering an insight into the history of pietre dure techniques, designs and workshops.