Marquetry expert Jack Metcalf discusses Chippendale's marquetry brilliance ahead of the publication of his new book.
Jack Metcalf has created replica marquetry copies of a number of Chippendale's works which are displayed in their original dyed colours. These include a panel of the Harewood Library Writing Table, the marquetry on the complete Diana & Minerva Commode and a pier table made originally for Harewood owned by the Chippendale Society.
Join us for refreshments at 10.30 in the Granary Art Gallery. Lecture commences at 11.00am and is an hour's duration whereafter guests are welcome to visit the House, Park and Gardens or to lunch in the Granary Grill - booking advised.
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OPENING TIMES & ADMISSION
For seasonal opening times and details of general admission costs please visit Weston Park's website.
This lecture is fully accessible.
DRIVNG AND PUBLIC TRANSPORT
Weston Park is situated on the A5 at Weston-under-Lizard, just 30 minutes from Central Birmingham 3 miles off M54, Junction 3 and 8 miles off M6 Junction 12. You can also reach Weston Park via the M6 Toll Road.
Nearest train stations:
Telford – 12 minutes
Wolverhampton – 25 minutes
Stafford – 20 minutes