Lecture: 'God's Eldest Daughter - Domestic Lighting Before Electricity' by Lisa White (Winchester Cathedral)

| The Priors Hall

How did we originally light our houses? Here Lisa White explores the history and materials of domestic artificial light and explains the impact of early lighting methods on the design, decoration and destination of objects in the interior. She is a renowned furniture historian, member of the National Trust Arts Panel and university lecturer. She has written ‘The Pictorial Dictionary of Eighteenth Century British Furniture.’

Venue information

The Priors Hall

Winchester Cathedral 1 The Close Winchester, SO23 9LS

Entry details

12. Apply to Elizabeth Henley, 01264 772162 Drinks and canapes from 7pm, followed by lecture at 7.30pm

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