Lewes Town Hall Paintings Restored – talk on Friday 6 July 2018, 7pm

Three significant paintings from Lewes Town Hall: ‘The Visit of William IV’, ‘The Protestant Reformers’ and ‘The Battle of Lewes’, have been restored by the The Hamilton Kerr Institute, part of the Fitzwilliam Museum at the University of Cambridge.

Lewes Town Hall paintings restoration talk July 2018These paintings  relate specifically to important historic events that helped shape the cultural identity of Lewes, and have recently been returned to the Town Hall.

Rupert Featherstone, director of the Hamilton Kerr Institute at Cambridge University, will give a presentation  about the fascinating work which was carried out over the past year on the paintings.

Venue: Assembly Room, Town Hall, Lewes, BN7 2QS

Entry: free, but please book a seat via 01273 471469, or info@lewes-tc.gov.uk

 

 

 

 

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