Dreweatts mounts loan exhibition of British country house treasures, July 11-13

The Bosworth Horn, held by Dr Stephen Lloyd FSA, curator of the Derby Collection, Knowsley Hall, after its rediscovery in 2018. Image courtesy of the Derby Collection, Knowsley Hall, 2022
The Bosworth Horn, held by Dr Stephen Lloyd FSA, curator of the Derby Collection, Knowsley Hall, after its rediscovery in 2018. Image courtesy of the Derby Collection, Knowsley Hall, 2022

LONDON – Dreweatts auctioneers will offer the public a peek at spectacular historic works from country homes across the UK by way of a loan exhibition of works at its London venue. The historical items will be loaned by members of the Historic Houses Association, which this year in conjunction with Dreweatts have created a new award for historic collections. Country House Treasures: An Exhibition of Loans in Partnership with Historic Houses brings together objects collected during the centuries and from across the globe, which are now housed in Britain’s historic homes. The artifacts have become a part of the UK’s national heritage and each has its own story to tell. The exhibition will run from July 11-13.

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