Tiara from TV series Downton Abbey

From Downton to Gatsby: Jewellery & Fashion 1890 to 1929

Tuesday 24th September 2019

Lecturer: ANDREW PRINCE

Andrew Prince is a respected jewellery craftsman, historian and lecturer. He has an in depth knowledge not only of jewellery but also fashion history and historical portraits. He was commissioned to make many pieces for the series Downton Abbey.

In his lecture he will talk about the events between 1890 and 1929 when couturiers collaborated with the finest jewellers to produce items of glittering opulence.  Andrew will also discuss clients and patrons who wore these fabulous jewels and gowns.