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The Furniture History Society Newsletter is issued quarterly to all members.

The Newsletter contains short articles of scholarly interest, details on forthcoming events and other relevant items.

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The Newsletters currently available on this database cover the period 2007-May 2019, although we have taken the extraordinary decision, during the Covid-19 pandemic, to publish the most recent edition, of May 2020, here.

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Newsletter / Published on Sunday, 28 February 2021
Edition 221, February 2021

Articles Include:

  • Paul Gallois, 'Baron de Besenval's Eclectic Eye'
  • Amy Lim, 'New Information About the Life and Work of Gerrit Jensen (1667-1715)'

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Newsletter / Published on Wednesday, 25 November 2020
Edition 220, November 2020

Articles Include:

  • Ellinor Gray, 'Holland & Sons: University Furnishings for the Prince of Wales'
  • Sarah Medlam, 'Spotted in Lock-Down: Coffin Furniture for a New Tradition'
  • Adriana Turpin, 'Geo-referencing the Furniture-Makers in London: News from BIFMO'

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