This talk analyses the mercurial rise of Carl Fabergé in pre-revolution Russia who, by his late 30s, was producing incomparable jewels and objets d’art for the Imperial Court and bourgeois Moscow and St Petersburg.
Altwood Road, Maidenhead, United Kingdom, SL6 4PF
For the series Downton Abbey, Andrew was commissioned to produce many jewels for the main characters, and this inspired him to create a talk based on Downton and the changing styles of the time portrayed.
The Ridge, Hastings, United Kingdom, TN34 2SA
Andy McConnell, the humorous glass specialist on BBC’s Antiques Roadshow
Canterbury Christ Church University, Longport, Canterbury, United Kingdom, CT1 1PL
The speaker will use his experience to place the work of Tony Cragg in the context of other British ‘object’ sculptors.
3 Sanderstead Hill, Sanderstead, United Kingdom, CR2 0HB
Kensington Central Library, 12 Phillimore Walk, United Kingdom, W8 7RX