CELEBRATING 150 YEARS OF WILLIAM DE MORGAN
TALK - JOIN US ONLINE OR IN-PERSON
This talk takes place in the Headley Lecture Theatre
And online on Zoom
Booking is required
With Sarah Hardy, director of the De Morgan Museum & Collection
We're remembering the life and work of the remarkable designer and Art and Crafts tile maker William De Morgan (16 November 1839–15 January 1917) in the 150th anniversary month of his birth, with this special talk.
Speaker Sarah Hardy will discuss de Morgan's beautiful ceramics and the business which produced them. She'll explore his early years in Chelsea and you'll get to know the staff who worked for him there, through to his most creative period at Merton
Abbey near William Morris’s premises. The talk will also shed light on the long periods de Morgan spent in Italy.
The event will take place online and in-person at the Ashmolean.
Booking is essential and tickets are £7.
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