Archive for April, 2016

  • Apr112016
    Colouring the Canopy

    Hampton Court Palace Fire 1986

    The fire did give an opportunity for a full review of the restoration programme and the newly appointed Dr. Simon Thurley who was responsible for the massive rebuilding task. The spring of 1986 had seen the reweaving of crimson silk lustring’s in pure silk for Queen Mary’s Closet.

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