Briony Llewellyn – Painted Embroideries: interwoven threads in the Orientalist images of John Frederick Lewis

Event Date; 10 November 2011 
 Royal Asiatic Society 
Stephenson Way 
London NW1 2HD     Briony Llewellyn Painted Embroideries: interwoven threads in the Orientalist images of John Frederick Lewis John Frederick Lewis’s vivid and colourful scenes of oriental life were celebrated in his lifetime for the virtuosity of their execution and the perceived authenticity of their portrayal of Islamic society. Modern criticism, …