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21.10.19 (Tue Oct 19th) | Collecting & Displaying Fakes
Event: COLLECTING AND DISPLAYING FAKES AND COPIES IN THE EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY HOME.
Organizer: THE GEORGIAN GROUP.
Speakers: Dr Peter Lindfield.
Tickets: £5 (concessions may apply).
Date: Oct 19th 6:30pm UK Time. Equivalent times:
Americas - PT: Oct 19th 10:30am | ET: Oct 19th 1:30pm.
Europe - UK: Oct 19th 6:30pm | CET: Oct 19th 7:30pm.
APAC - CST/HKT/SGT: Oct 20th 1:30am | AET: Oct 20th 4:30am.
"This talk, ‘Collecting and Displaying Fakes and Copies in the Eighteenth-Century Home’, examines the role that forgery, reproduction, falsified ‘improvements’, and restorations had to the grand tourist’s experience in eighteenth-century Italy, and the materials collected and brought back to Britain. It looks in particular at how these forgeries and copies were displayed in the Georgian home, and how such works can be situated within the long tradition of all’antica reproduction..."
Click here to view full details and book: https://georgiangroup.org.uk/event-directory/fakes-and-copies/
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS AND CREDITS
The Georgian Group