Up Close: Marvellous Melbourne – Cliveden mantlepiece

Sun 9 Dec 18, 2pm–3pm

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Past program

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NGV Australia, Federation Square

Exhibition space
Level 2

Originally from the mansion of Sir William Clarke, the Cliveden mantlepiece (1887) has undergone significant conservation work to be on display at NGV Australia. Discover the story behind its creation and restoration, and insights from an architectural, curatorial and conservation perspective.

Bruce Trethowan, heritage architect and founder, Trethowan Architecture
Holly McGowan-Jackson, Senior Conservator, Frames and Furniture, NGV
Angela Hesson, Curator, Australian Painting, Sculpture and Decorative Arts to 1980, NGV
Talks and discussions Australia Design NGV Australia, Federation Square