Chippendale: the Man and the Brand

When:
May 2, 2018 – October 28, 2018 all-day
2018-05-02T00:00:00+01:00
2018-10-29T00:00:00+00:00
Where:
Nostell
Wakefield WF4 1QE
UK
Cost:
Normal admission charges apply (free for National Trust members)
Contact:
01924 863892
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Unravel the story of Thomas Chippendale and his special connection to Nostell.  How did a humble cabinet maker from Otley become a world famous brand?   

Discover how Thomas Chippendale made his name; from the publication of his pattern book of furniture designs to masterminding entire rooms in the latest 18th century fashions. Alongside a range of objects Chippendale supplied for Nostell, you’ll see a unique archive of letters, invoices and drawings, revealing the man behind the influential Chippendale brand, the inner workings of his firm and the often challenging relationship between client and supplier.

OPENING TIMES & ADMISSION CHARGES

For up-to-date opening times and admission charges please visit Nostell's website.

The exhibition is included in the house admission cost.

ACCESS
Details of access can be found here.

DRIVNG AND PUBLIC TRANSPORT
For details of how to reach Nostell are displayed here.