The Riesco Collection at Fairfield
1966 - 1994
After Raymond Riesco died in 1964,
part of his estate,
including Heathfield House
and his Chinese ceramics collection,
came into the ownership of the Council.
In 1966, over 200 pieces,
were placed on display
in the Sun Lounge at Fairfield Halls.
who was a Chinese art specialist
and the Council’s advisor
on this special collection,
wrote the pamphlet for the display.