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St David's Island Historical Society 20th Anniversary

  • Carter House 34 Southside Rd St.George's, St. George's Parish Bermuda (map)

THE ST DAVID’S ISLAND HISTORICAL SOCIETY
 For 17th c CARTER HOUSE and the 1612 replica SETTLERS’ CABBEN
 
The SDIHS presents at Carter House a unique exhibition of paintings, prints and drawings of Bermuda primarily St Georges and St David’s, covering the period from the early 1800’s to the early 1900’s - a private collection of some 40 pieces, many not seen before by the public. 
A donation of $100/ person is requested in recognition of 20 years  

Complimentary drinks and Gary Lamb’s “St David’s delights”.

Pitt & Co have generously agreed to  hold a wine tasting this evening offering 6 high end fine wines   PLEASE RSVP to rspurling162@icloud.com and confirm payment. 
 
The Exhibit includes paintings by Senat, James, Jicha, Snow, Driver, Rice, Muirhead, Bates, Baker, Getty, Waller, Hallowell and local artists Outerbridge, Head, Blackburn, Grimes, Stuart, E. Tucker, J. Tucker and (yours truly) Spurling (left above), and Chameau.  Also, unique anonymous drawings of St Georges dating to about 1820; In addition, an exhibit of Ronnie “Chapeaux” Chameau’s incredible palmetto and banana dolls and hats, and Larry Mills’ handmade Cedar pieces. 

 "Rick Spurling's love of his native St. George's Parish is well known, and over the years he has gathered a very worthwhile collection of artworks of that cradle of Bermudian history and culture. --- JONATHAN EVANS
 PO Box GE 168, St Georges GEBX + email Butterfield #20006060018585100 refer “Anniversary” + your name ParKing: across the street, and behind (west) Carter House on the field via Longfield Rd

 

Earlier Event: August 22
The Ivory Ape
Later Event: September 16
BUEI Screens: Juliet, Naked