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“A Most Confusing Private Museum”

5 September 2006 to 5 January 2007

This major exhibition at Gunnersbury Park Museum, Brentford, will celebrate the life and times of Thomas Layton and reunite many of the objects not displayed together since the 1930s and in some cases never seen before by the public.

11am - 5pm, 7 days a week. Admission free

FIND OUT MORE ABOUT THOMAS LAYTON HERE: http://www.thomaslayton.org.uk/index.htm

 
I produced the image above for The Layton Memorial & Museum Trust, it was designed as a poster, flyer and book cover in August 2006

Thomas Layton was a keen antiquarian and obsessive collector of books and all things old.  He was especially interested in local items and things from the Thames, but collected from all over the world.  A successful business man, he also served Brentford as elected councillor for over 50 years.  Layton deserves to be celebrated as a local benefactor and a great character of Brentford.