Monarchy Lecture & Royal Tea
December 1, 2012
9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Join FIDM Museum curators Kevin Jones and Christina Johnson, with historians Dale Gluckman and Kimberly Chrisman-Campbell, in a discussion of British Royal Dress from The Helen Larson Historic Fashion Collection. The presentation will include a 1761 court bodice worn to the coronation of King George III, Princess Charlotte of Wales’ 1816-17 gown, an investigation of the provenance of gowns worn by Queen Victoria, and insight into Helen Larson’s collecting practices. Ticket purchase includes tea and a selection of exquisite savories and sweets.
Tickets for this event are $50 per person. To purchase tickets please visit the FIDM Museum Shop. Seating at this event is limited. The Monarchy Lecture & Royal Tea will be held at the FIDM Orange County campus: 17590 Gillette Avenue, Irvine, CA 92614-5610.