Going Dutch: The Painting Collection at Hill of Tarvit

Join our curator and one of our specialist guides for an interesting two hour talk and tour of Hill of Tarvit’s painting treasures.

Going Dutch: The Painting Collection at Hill of Tarvit

About Going Dutch: The Painting Collection at Hill of Tarvit

28th August 2020
3pm - 5pm
Hill Of Tarvit Mansion and Gardens
Hill Of Tarvit Mansion and Gardens , Near Cupar KY15 5PB
£15
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Explore the painting collection at Hill of Tarvit to discover how a love of golf inspired the owner – Frederick Sharp – to collect Dutch art. Join our curator and one of our specialist guides for an interesting two hour talk and tour of Hill of Tarvit’s painting treasures.

Built by Robert Lorimer in the Scottish Arts and Crafts style, Hill of Tarvit was designed to show off the Sharp's art collection. This tour will reveal the scope of the collection - from Raeburns and Ramsays in the library to a Brueghel in the bedroom - while focusing on the very personal reasons why a couple might invest in art.

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