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John Henry Lorimer often represented particular pieces of furniture in his paintings. For this online lecture, furniture historian David Jones will explore the heritage and significance a few pieces, including several designed by the artist’s brother Sir Robert Lorimer.

The Furniture in the Frames

John Henry Lorimer, Flight of the Swallows, oil on canvas, 1906. Museums & Galleries Edinburgh, City Art Centre

Reflections: The light and life of John Henry Lorimer (1856-1936)

Sat 6 Nov 2021 to Sun 20 Mar 2022 ★★★★★ The Scotsman This, the first retrospective of his work, will explore Lorimer’s art through five key themes: light, identity, family, femininity... More info