Online exhibition: Treasures of Osterley
Treasures of Osterley: Rise of a Banking Family
In conjunction with the exhibition held at Osterley Park and House, London, this online exhibition presents the precious works of art acquired by the Childs, a family of bankers, as they rose to fame and fortune during Britain’s Financial Revolution. Gleaming porcelain, glossy lacquer, dramatic painting – 300 years ago this was the glittering surface of financial success. What did these treasures mean to the Childs and to the cultures that created them?Explore the online exhibition
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