History Lunch 'Beecroft's Caricatures'

Starting on 30 June 2017 12:00:00

Characters from the Club’s past, as told by John Maclurcan

 

John Maclurcan (writer, historian, collector and inter alia, the Club’s handicapper) will select six paintings by the artist L. Herbert Beecroft, currently on display in the Northern Entrance.  


The Paintings will be displayed on a large screen and John will:
●   Analyse  the features of the painting, unlocking the stories attached
●   Tell you about the painter Beecroft
●   Tell you about the subject of the painting.

Behind each painting is a wealth of stories of the characters who made up the history of Sydney and the RSYS from 1870 to 1930.
 

Event Details
Date:  Friday 30 June
Time:  12 noon
Cost:  $65 pp (includes two course lunch, beer, wine & soft options with lunch)

NB groups of eight or more will be allocated their own table/s. Smaller groups may be required to join a Club table. 

 

PLEASE BOOK VIA THE "JOIN" BUTTON ABOVE or call Reception on 9955 7171

 

NB This event is open to RSYS Members and their guests.