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James Gillray portrait, engraving.

An Evening with the Curator – The Age of Gillray

November 15, 2023 @ 5:00 pm6:00 pm

with Tim Clayton

The Curator of our James Gillray exhibition explains some of the key themes behind the show and explores the fascinating and murky world of the late Georgian satirist.

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About the lecture series

This engaging and entertaining lecture series looks not just at the inspired and salacious art of late Georgian satirist James Gillray, but also at the Britain in which he lived. Some of the subjects covered will range from Gillray and George IV to Georgian fashion and the rise of British Gin!

Each lecture starts at 5pm in the Landscape Studio and costs £20 (aside from the last lecture, which costs £30). If you book for all 10 you qualify for a discount. The cost for all 10 lectures together is £180.

These lectures are fundraising events for Gainsborough’s House.

Please note that lecture titles may change.

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Dinner at The Watering Place

Our café The Watering Place is open for pre-booked dinners following The Age of Gillray lecture series. These are booked directly with Collata Live and are an additional cost. Please see a sample menu here.

To book your space or for more information, please contact the café via email or phone: thewateringplace@collata.live or 01787 710304.