Friends Event

Friends Event: An evening with George Chinnery; The Man & the Spirit

Chinnery Gin will host an evening of gin tasting and off the Friends of Chester Beatty a unique opportunity to learn about the background and distillation process of Chinnery Gin. Dr Patrick Conner, historian & lecturer in China Trade art will discuss George Chinnery an English painter who spent most of his life in Asia, especially India and southern China on the evening. Chinnery was a talented and brilliant artist, a portrait and landscape painter, often working in miniature, he painted industriously, producing many portraits of the western community in which he lived, as well as of local personalities and scenes of eastern life, working in all media.

 The event includes Chinnery G&Ts to each guest and canapés provided by the Silk Road Café

Location: Lecture Theatre at the Chester Beatty

Time: 6:30pm

Cost: €35

Open today 10am–5pm

Monday to Friday 10am–5pm
Saturday 11am–5pm
Sunday 1pm–5pm

Closed Mondays: Nov - Feb

**Closed 1 Jan; Good Friday; 24-26 Dec & Monday Public Holidays.**

Admission is free
Suggested donation €5


Chester Beatty
Dublin Castle
Dublin 2
D02 AD92