image for Art Exhibition item typeObelisk Marbling at National Trust Nostell

  • National Trust

Art Exhibition, Fri 13 Jul - Sun 4 Nov 2018


Marbled paper

Marbled paper

Artist Giles Round got inspiration for his Obelisk Marbling company from book ednpapers supplied to Nostell by Thomas Chippendale.


Nostell Estate Office 01924 863892


Doncaster Road,

Events at this Venue

date event
Wed 2 May - Sun 28 Oct Chippendale: the Man and the Brand
Wed 2 May - Sun 28 Oct Dovetail, Biscuit, Splat
Fri 13 Jul - Sun 4 Nov Interior Worlds: Thomas Chippendale at Nostell
Fri 13 Jul - Sun 4 Nov Obelisk Marbling
Thu 20 Sep Thursday Health Walk
Fri 21 Sep Friday Health Walk


Through this exciting collaboration, contemporary artist Giles Round will respond to the legacy Chippendale has left behind as an interior designer. You'll see Obelisk Marbling company, a contemporary artwork in a historic room at Nostell and can observe the traditional paper marbling techniques at work.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedDisabled toiletsFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopNational Trust PropertyOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsWheelchairs availableAccepts groups

Event details

Dates Times
Fri 13 Jul - Sun 4 Nov 2018 11:00 to 16:15
Open Wednesday - Sunday 11am-5pm (last admission 4.15pm).


Regular admission prices apply (National Trust members are free)



See location of National Trust Nostell on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SE 407171  Lat: 53.64883 Long: -1.38574

By Road:
On the A638
5 miles south east of Wakefield towards Doncaster.
Sat Nav postcode: WF4 1QA

Parking charges:
£4.00 for all day parking

By Public Transport:
Nearest train station: Wakefield Westgate Railway
Nearest bus station: Wakefield Bus Station
Bus Route: 485, 496, 498 from Wakefield Bus Station


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • National Trust PropertyNational Trust Property
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups