https://museumsandgalleries.leeds.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/02/Josh-TN-500x300-1.jpg 300 500 Gina Churchill-Straffon https://museumsandgalleries.leeds.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/lmg_logo_black.png Gina Churchill-Straffon2022-02-11 16:20:562022-05-24 12:30:24Library messages reveal fascinating chapter in the story of Temple Newsam
A trove of centuries-old keepsakes, footnotes and family crests has been discovered inside the antique tomes of a Leeds mansion’s beautiful Georgian library. Staff at Temple Newsam House carrying out meticulous conservation work on the…
https://museumsandgalleries.leeds.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/02/Dr.-Martens.jpg 495 661 Megan Jones https://museumsandgalleries.leeds.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/lmg_logo_black.png Megan Jones2022-02-08 16:34:362022-02-08 16:34:36Combat Boots in British Subculture
Delve into the history of combat boots, which in the last 60 years have been adopted by a wide range of social groups trying to create an image of power.
https://museumsandgalleries.leeds.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/Fig-10.jpg 1000 1500 Megan Jones https://museumsandgalleries.leeds.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/lmg_logo_black.png Megan Jones2021-11-24 15:22:522021-12-21 15:17:26The Temple Newsam Picture Gallery Suite: under the microscope
Delve deeper into the furniture on display in the Picture Gallery at Temple Newsam, using microscopic technology.
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Discover the design themes in the Picture Gallery at Temple Newsam, through the furniture within it.
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I am an artist based in Leeds working across sculpture, writing, installation, drawing and print and I’ve been selected as the artist in residency for Collections in Dialogue, a co-commission project by the British Library and Leeds Art Gallery.…
https://museumsandgalleries.leeds.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/TN-Snuff-Box-500x300-1.jpg 300 500 Gina Churchill-Straffon https://museumsandgalleries.leeds.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/lmg_logo_black.png Gina Churchill-Straffon2021-11-10 10:29:292022-05-24 12:35:23Mystery of The Fulford Thefts sees precious snuff boxes come home
An exquisite collection of antique gold snuff boxes has returned home more than 40 years after being stolen from a Leeds mansion by a mystery thief. The seven beautifully ornate, late 18th Century containers arrived back at Temple Newsam…