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Rothschild treasures: a brand new house for a shocking British Museum assortment



A celebration of the Waddesdon Bequest’s redisplay in a powerful new gallery by Grayson Perry, Edmund de Waal, Neil MacGregor, Jacob Rothschild and Hannah Rothschild. The Bequest is a set of terribly effective and complex medieval and Renaissance masterpieces, gathered initially at Waddesdon Manor however then bequeathed to the British Museum by Baron Ferdinand Rothschild in 1898.

http://www.britishmuseum.org/discover/galleries/themes/room_2a_waddesdon_bequest.aspx

Funded by The Rothschild Basis.

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