Lecture programmes

Romancing The Rails: British Railway Posters

Category: 2019-2020 season

  PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS LECTURE HAS BEEN CANCELLED Wednesday 1 July 2020 Charles…

Murder, Mayhem, Mystery & Paint: The Disturbing Story of Walter Sickert

Category: 2019-2020 season

    PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS LECTURE HAS BEEN CANCELLED Wednesday 3 June 2020…

Mid Eighteenth Century English Rococo Silver, its Social Context and the Adventures of its Owners and Makers

Category: 2019-2020 season

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS LECTURE HAS BEEN CANCELLED 6 May 2020 Ralph Hoyle Ralph…


What Did the Egyptians Ever Do For Bolton?

Category: 2019-2020 season

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS LECTURE HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL 2 JUNE 2021 1 April…

From Peasants to Czars: a portrait of 19th century Russia

Category: 2019-2020 season

Wednesday 4 March 2020 Please note that this lecture replaces the previously advertised lecture¬†Provenance…

Provenance Matters: The Mass Faking of the Russian Avant Garde on the World Art Market 2000 – 2018

Category: 2019-2020 season

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS LECTURE HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL 3 FEBRUARY 2021 Wednesday 4…


From Downton to Gatsby: Jewellery and Fashion 1890 – 1929

Category: 2019-2020 season

Wednesday 5 February 2020 Andrew Prince Andrew Prince has had a passion for jewellery…

Joseph of Nazareth: Best Supporting Actor. The Quiet Man Behind the Christmas Crib and His Changing Face in Art

Category: 2019-2020 season

Wednesday 4 December 2019 Amina Wright Amina Wright is a curator of historic art…

The Roaring Twenties: Art, Design and High Society

Category: 2019-2020 season

Wednesday 6 November 2019 Joanna Banham Jo Banham is a freelance curator, lecturer and…