Georgian Era

Georgian Furniture – Exotic Timbers & Classical Style

Georgian Furniture – Exotic Timbers & Classical Style

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The case of a George III regulator clock at Martyn Cook Antiques made Carolyn McDowall reflect on timbers used in the Georgian era of English furniture history

Royal Collection Exhibitions 2014 – Art, Treasure & Monarchy

Royal Collection Exhibitions 2014 – Art, Treasure & Monarchy

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Shows by the Royal Collection Trust are to coin a Georgian phrase a great gaze and in 2014 go from costume to comic art, poets, photographs & people to painting

Sensibility and Sense

Sensibility and Sense

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The Georgian era in England began on horseback and ended in a railway carriage. As to the countryside, where the vast majority of England’s nearly six million people lived, it was mainly vast fields, sprawling common waste, wonderful woodland with bogs and moors being very treacherous places. Much of the…