• MAR 14
    From the surreal to the sublime: techniques and traditions in painted furniture


    • Educational

    Dates and Opening hours

    MAR 14, 2013


    Event Location

    Victoria & Albert Museum - V&A

    United Kingdom


    FREE TALK: Using highlights from the V&A's new furniture gallery, this talk will look at the history of European painted furniture.

    With a focus on technique, the talk will discuss the use of imitation, naive painting, figurative work and the surreal on pieces ranging from the 18th to the 20th centuries.

    Led by Elizabeth Bisley, Assistant Curator, Furniture, Textiles and Fashion, V&A


    Free, drop in

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