Saving the Chinese Wallpaper

The delicate task of the removal of the Chinese Wallpaper in the Saloon of the Royal Pavilion begins this week. Follow the fascinating progress here on the blog.

Day 1 – 

It’s the final testing for Allyson McDermott and her brother Adrian to develop the methodology for removal.

Day 2 – 

Starting to carefully remove the wallpaper from the wall.

A public appeal has been launched by the Royal Pavilion & Museums to raise the £35,000 required to conserve this historic paper. To make a donation or find out how you can help call 01273 296994.

For more information read The Royal Pavilion Chinese Wallpaper Appeal

2 Responses

  1. martin gabriel caulfield

    Would love to win the lottery so that i can, not only pay for the full cost of the restoration of this Unique and Special Chinese Wallpaper, but, to restore the Iconic and Unique Dome, which is not open to the public, to the Prince Regents original plans, which never came to fruition.

  2. Anon

    I agree entirely as would I, especially as one of my distant relatives was responsible for the town of Brighton acquiring the Pavilion from Queen Victoria and a painting of him is including in the Chinese murals.

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