Lecture: George Rae of Birkenhead, Patron of the Pre-Raphelites

| Capel y Groes

Thursday 17 March 2011 - 10:30 until 11:00

Julian Treuherz (formerly the Director of the Walker Art Gallery) will give a lecture of George Rae (1817-1902). By 1865 Rae was the general manager of the North and South Wales Bank and with his wealth and discerning eye, filled his house (Redcourt in Birkenhead) with beautiful treasures. Amongst those were a number of wonderful paintings by Pre-Raphelite artists.

Venue information

Capel y Groes

Bodhyfryd Wrexham Clwyd , LL12 7AG

Entry details

Tickets are £7.50

10.30 am for coffee, lecture starts at 11.00 am

Contact Lindsay Evans on 01978 365044 or email lindsayevans03@hotmail.com

"Art Fund" is the operating name of the National Art Collections Fund, a charity registered in England and Wales (209174) and Scotland (SC038331)