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Visit to Knole

Tuesday 8th October is the final chance to book your place for the visit to Knole on Tuesday 15th October – so please sign up by speaking to Lynne and Helen on Tuesday    

Tuesday 8th October lecture

Our Lecture on  Tuesday 8th October is  Power, Propaganda & Men in Tights: English Art Under the Tudors. Our Speaker is Linda Smith This lecture looks at the key developments in early English painting, which in the 16c, were being made largely by foreigners. Important works by artists like Holbein, Eworth and Gheeraerts are explained in […]

Tuesday 10th September

Is it Art? is the first lecture of our new season.  Our speaker is Lynne Gibson. Join Lynne to shake up some preconceptions and face up to some prejudices; to ask:  But…is it art? for more information click here September lecture  

visit to Knole

Tuesday 15th October     Knole – Past and Present.  Our visit to Knole includes a guided tour of the showrooms and the conservation studio. In addition of course there is the magnificent 600 year old estate to explore and  a café for light refreshments   More details to follow shortly

Membership renewal

It is time to renew your membership for the coming year – i.e. September 2019 until August 2020. We will again be collecting subscriptions at the June and July meetings, as we do not meet in August. The annual subscription will be £49.00 per member as agreed at the AGM in May. This year you will again […]