Seeing Through Paintings: Conservation and Discovery of Hidden Paintings

Lecture | McCrum Lecture Theatre

Wednesday 5 February 2014 - 18:30 until 19:30

The speaker will be Rupert Featherstone Director of the Hamilton Kerr Institute, University of Cambridge, one of the world's leading centres for the conservation of easel paintings. While at the Royal Collection and in India, he worked on paintings by Titian, Rembrandt, Zoffany, Stubbs, Caravaggio and Rubens and more recently on the great Lambert Barnard panels in Chichester Cathedral and the Cobbe portrait of Shakespeare.

This event has been organised by a local supporter group to help raise money for the Art Fund.

Venue information

McCrum Lecture Theatre

off Bene't Street, Cambridge, go through the courtyard of the Eagle pub and through the gates on the far right, CB2 3QN

Entry details

£13 (to include glass of wine)

To book, please contact Jean Calhoun (Cambridgeshire) tel: 01223 300887 or

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