Organised by the Suffolk Volunteer Fundraising Committee

Twists and turns: hairstyles in art

Private View | Christchurch Mansion

Wednesday 19 April 2017 - 18:30 until 20:30

Find out about historic hairstyles in art from curator, Emma Roodhouse. After 250 years see Mrs Kilderbee's original hairstyle as painted by Thomas Gainsborough as recent x-ray analysis can show what she looked like. Come and meet Frobishers, the wigmakers established in Ipswich for over 40 years with a wealth of experience in making wigs.

This event has been organised by the Suffolk Volunteer Fundraising Committee to help raise money for the Art Fund.

Venue information

Christchurch Mansion

Soane St, Ipswich, IP4 2BE

Entry details

£20 (includes wine and nibbles)

To book, please contact Christine Cutler on

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