Treasures of Art in Great Britain 4 Volume Set: Being an Account of the Chief Collections of Paintings, Drawings, Sculptures, Illuminated Mss.

Treasures of Art in Great Britain 4 Volume Set: Being an Account of the Chief Collections of Paintings, Drawings, Sculptures, Illuminated Mss.

by Gustav Friedrich Waagen

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781108078900
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 04/02/2015
Series: Cambridge Library Collection - Art and Architecture Series
Pages: 2082
Product dimensions: 5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Volume 1: Preface; 1. Passage to London; 2. Physiognomy of London; 3. The British Museum; 4. Townley Collection; 5. Byzantine Mss.; 6. Anglo-Saxon and English Mss.; 7. German Mss.; 8. Drawings by the Old Masters in the British Museum; 9. Niello plates; 10. The National Gallery; 11. Pictures of the English school in Marlborough House; 12. Works of art at the Royal Academy. Volume 2: 13. Buckingham Palace; 14. Stafford House; 15. Devonshire House; 16. Lansdowne House; 17. Mr Holford's collection; 18. Pictures belonging to the Marquis of Breadalbane; 19. Apsley House; 20. Drawings by Flaxman in possession of Miss Denman; 21. Collections in the environs of London; 22. Objects of art belonging to the Rev. E. Coleridge. Volume 3: 23. Stanstead House; 24. Oxford; 25. Winchester cathedral and College; 26. Bath; 27. Birmingham; 28. Edinburgh; 29. York; 30. Chatsworth; 31. Alton Towers; 32. Holkham House; 33. Cambridge. Volume 4: Preface; 1. Supplement to the British Museum; 2. National Gallery; 3. Lord Overstone's collection; 4. Collection of pictures in Kensington Palace; 5. Sir Culling Eardley's collection; 6. Collection of pictures belonging to Rev. Mr Heath; 7. Collection of pictures belonging to Vernon Harcourt, Esq.; 8. Pictures belonging to H. D. Seymour, Esq.; 9. Objects of art in Edinburgh; 10. Alnwick Castle; Index.

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