Caravaggio: Fashion & Fabrics

WHEN:

From 3rd October 2016 to 31st January 2017
Free Entry

WHERE:

Museum of the Order of St. John, St John's Gate, St John Street, London, EC1M 4DA

WHAT:

Caravaggio: Fashion and Fabrics will present a variety of historic textiles alongside Caravaggio’s The Cardsharps. Loaned from the collections of the Diocese of Novara and the luxury fabric manufacturer, Rubelli, with the patronage of the Region of Piedmont and ATL Tourism, Province of Novara these textiles have never before been seen in the UK.

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Today's the last day of our exhibition Caravaggio: Fashion and Fabrics. We hope you enjoyed it, watch this space fo… https://t.co/OSE0R4jBXW
Twitter userMuseum of St John – 1 month ago
Must end Tuesday 31st January, come see this #free exhibition of historic textiles never before displayed in the UK… https://t.co/jkaN27fgTL
Twitter userMuseum of St John – 1 month ago
Only 2 weeks left to catch our fantastic #free #exhibition #Caravaggio: Fashion and Fabrics! Must finish Tuesday 31… https://t.co/XfqIZLqeOE
Twitter userMuseum of St John – 2 months ago
Just spent the evening at @StJohnsGate seeing the fab new exhibition 'Fashion & Fabrics.' Go see it!! https://t.co/8QI2mtZsnV
Twitter userElla – 5 months ago
New exhibition 'Caravaggio: Fashion & Fabrics' opens today! See historic textiles never before displayed in the UK! https://t.co/L1dSvl3ReW
Twitter userMuseum of St John – 5 months ago

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