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Traditional Paint Forum AGM

From: Thursday 11.04.19
at 6:00pm
To: Thursday 11.04.19
at 8:00pm
Location:

Donald Insall Associates

12 Devonshire Street

London

W1G 7AB

Cost:

£5 Members

£8 Non-Members

Summary: 

The recreation of the Chinese wallpaper at Pitzhanger Manor.

Event description: 

We are seeking new members for our committee, so please get in touch if you'd like more information - traditionalpaintforum@gmail.com.

Please join us for our lecture on the Chinese wallpaper at Pitzhanger Manor and drinks after;

6pm AGM and welcome drinks(Open to All)

6.30pm Introduction to the Restoration Project at Pitzhanger Manor and the development and commissioning of the Wallpaper by Conservation Architects Judy Allen and Caroline Wilson of Julian Harrap Architects LLP

6.50pm The Recreation of the Chinese Wallpaper by Decorative Painter Alasdair Peebles

7.40pm Drinks at the nearby Manor Arms

This March Soane's country house, Pitzhanger Manor, will reopen to the public. As part of an extensive restoration of the building the lost Chinese wallpaper of the Upper Drawing Room has been recreated, this evening will explore the wider aims of the project, the research and comissioning for the wallpaper and a detailed account of how this magnificent wallpaper was created.