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view 2006an1502 jpg s Kent, William PDP 1743-12-31 1743-01-01 1743 (made) Engraving of the Great Dining Room at Houghton Hall, designed by William Kent, drawn and... Height: 12 cm paper, Width: 19 cm paper British Galleries, room 54c Plate 38 from Isaac Ware, 'The Designs of Inigo Jones and others'Designed by William Kent (born... 7131 British Galleries: The Venetian window was a favourite Palladian motif. It was composed of a... 2014-08-29T19:42:00.000Z 2014-08-29T19:42:00.000Z 51.506321 British Galleries, room 54c, case WE -0.12714 Etching and engraving, ink on paper 20603:5 206035 O77472 Print 1 London 2006AN1502 Object Type This print by Paul Fourdrinier combines two printmaking techniques - etching and... 3 VA plate-38-the-great-dining-print-kent-william 2014-08-21T00:00:00.000Z Plate 38, the Great Dining Room at Houghton Hall; The Designs of Inigo Jones and others 1743 1743 view
view 2006al3089 jpg s Kent, William FWK 1744-12-31 1735-01-01 ca. 1740 (made) Height: 99.06 cm, Width: 84 cm British Galleries, room 54d Probably designed by William Kent (1685-1748) and possibly made in the London workshops of... 7990 British Galleries: The richly decorated interiors of Palladian houses often owed much to the... 2014-08-29T19:44:58.000Z 2014-08-29T19:44:58.000Z 51.506321 British Galleries, room 54d, case CEILING -0.12714 Gilded wood 416:1 to 10-1882 4161882 O77615 Chandelier 1 London 2006AL3089 Object Type This gilded wooden chandelier consists of eight branches supported on a fluted... 3 VA chandelier-kent-william 2014-08-04T00:00:00.000Z 1744 1735 view
view 2006an0889 jpg s Kent, William <u>Victoria &amp; Albert Museum Department of Engraving Illustration and Design &amp; Department... PDP 1735-12-31 1726-01-01 ca. 1731 (made) Design for a monument commemorating Sir Isaac Newton (1642-1727) by J M Rysbrack on the Choir... Height: 29.7 cm, Width: 13.3 cm William Kent 1686-1748: Designing Georgian Britain (The Bard Graduate Center for Studies in the Decorative Arts 19/09/2013-16/02/2014) Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C Vertue records that Kent was paid the large sum of £50 for supplying the design. A drawing by... 9191 British Galleries: This design by William Kent was for a memorial to the scientific thinker, Sir... 2014-08-29T19:49:46.000Z 2014-08-29T19:49:46.000Z 54.313919 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case TECHS -2.23218 Signed 'W Kent' and inscribed in pen with scale. wash, pen and ink Pen and ink and wash on paper E.424-1946 e4241946 O78215 Design 1 Design for the monument commemorating Sir Isaac Newton, showing Newton reclining on a plinth on... Great Britain 2006AN0889 Design Object Type The design is inscribed with a scale in feet. This was an important component because... 3 VA memorial-to-sir-isaac-newton-design-kent-william 2014-08-21T00:00:00.000Z drawing, painting (image-making) Memorial to Sir Isaac Newton 1735 1726 view
view 2006al3112 jpg s Kent, William Wilk, Christopher ed. <u>Western Furniture 1350 to the present day in the Victoria and Albert... FWK Given by Sir Edward Stern 1740-12-31 1735-01-01 1735-1740 (made) Oval mirror, in a carved and gilt pine frame, surmounted by the crest of the Prince of Wales... Height: 179.07 cm, Width: 74.29 cm, Depth: 20.32 cm Give and Take (Serpentine Gallery 29/01/2001-01/04/2001) British Galleries, room 54c Historical significance: This mirror shows the lingering predominance of the Baroque style with... 11070 Perhaps made for Frederick, Prince of Wales and probably designed by William Kent as it closely... 2014-08-29T19:58:39.000Z 2014-08-29T19:58:39.000Z 51.506321 British Galleries, room 54c, case WE -0.12714 pine, reflective glass Carved and gilded pine, with later additions to the base, and mirror glass W.86-1911 w861911 O8227 Mirror 1 Oval mirror in a frame of carved and gilt pine. At the top of the frame there is a bearded head... London 2006AL3112 The attribution to William Kent is based partly upon similarities between the mirror and Kent's... Object Type This mirror with its symmetrical decoration is typical of the Baroque style that... 3 VA mirror-kent-william 2014-08-04T00:00:00.000Z carving, gilding 1740 1735 view
view 2006av6403 jpg s Kent, William Vardy, John. Some Designs of Mr. Inigo Jones and Mr. William Kent, 1744, plate 40 Brackett,... FWK 1732-12-31 1727-01-01 1727 - 1732 (made) Chiswick giltwood console table with Sienna marble top designed by William Kent, circa 1730 Height: 88.9 cm, Width: 68.6 cm, Depth: 44.5 cm [Marble table top] Width: 68.6 cm, Depth: 44.5 cm Precious: Objects and Changing Values (The Millennium Galleries, Sheffield 02/04/2001-24/06/2001) A Grand Design - The Art of the Victoria and Albert Museum (Victoria & Albert Museum 12/10/1999-16/01/2000) Furniture from Montagu House, Devonshire House and Grosvenor House (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/01/1917-31/12/1917) British Galleries, room 54c The pair of tables may have originally been intended for the Sculpture Gallery at Chiswick,... One of a pair of tables which were made for Richard Boyle, third earl of Burlington(1685-1748)... 12031 CONSOLE TABLE ENGLISH: about 1730 Gilded wood with Siena marble slab Designed by William Kent... 2014-08-29T20:04:25.000Z 2014-08-29T20:04:25.000Z 51.506321 British Galleries, room 54c -0.12714 [Console table] "Devonshire no.26" [Console table] 'Dining Room' pine Carved and gilded soft wood with Siena marble top W.14 to :2-1971 w141971 O10466 Console table 1 A gilt pinewood console table with a rectangular Siena marble top, the frieze decorated with... London 2006AV6403 Probably made by John Boson (active 1720-43). Boson specialized in architectural carving and the... Unique Object Type This console table was one of a pair made in an architectural style for the interior... 3 VA chiswick-table-console-table-kent-william 2014-08-04T00:00:00.000Z carving Chiswick table 1732 1727 view
view 2006ag5088 jpg s Kent, William ed. Susan Weber, <i>William Kent. Designing Georgian Britain</i>. New Haven and London, published... FWK Accepted in lieu of tax by HM Government and allocated to the Victoria and Albert Museum 1736-12-31 1727-01-01 ca. 1732 (made) State bed designed by William Kent for Sir Robert Walpole, with hangings of green silk velvet and... Height: 468.5 cm overall, Length: 258 cm of tester, Length: 233.5 cm of base, Width: 262 cm of cornice, Width: 213 cm of base Supplied to Sir Robert Walpole in 1731-2. Maker unknown but the bill for the passementerie... 14069 2014-08-29T20:12:34.000Z 2014-08-29T20:12:34.000Z 54.313919 On loan -2.23218 Oak, pine, silk velvet, silk braid, passementerie Frame of oak and pine, upholstered in green silk velvet, with passementerie and applied embroidery in silver-gilt thread W.58-2002 w582002 O80402 State bed Four-poster bed of architectural form, upholstered in green silk velvet trimmed with braid,... Great Britain 2006AG5088 This bed is powerfully dramatic in its form. It was designed by William Kent, who was responsible... 3 state-bed-kent-william 2013-11-13T00:00:00.000Z Joinery, carved, embroidered 1736 1727 view
view 2010eh8943 jpg s Kent, William PDP 1733-12-31 1733-01-01 About 1733 (Made) Inside Out: British Domestic Architecture and Garden Design Since the Renaissance (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/01/2005-31/12/2005) Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E 99606 William Kent was one of the leading figures in the move away from formal gardens towards informal... 2014-08-30T02:18:07.000Z 2014-08-30T02:18:07.000Z Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case A, shelf 233 Pen and ink on paper E.358-1986 e3581986 O127441 Drawing 1 2010EH8943 3 VA design-for-a-house-and-drawing-kent-william 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z Design for a House and Garden at Esher Place, Surrey 1733 1733 view
view 2009cb8923 jpg s Kent, William PDP 1748-12-31 1685-01-01 1685-1748 (made) Design for National Memorial Chapel by William Kent (1685-1748) Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E 134869 2014-08-30T04:39:43.000Z 2014-08-30T04:39:43.000Z Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case Q, shelf 1, box A 'WK' wash, pen and ink Pen and ink and wash 9141 9141 O168835 Drawing 1 Design for National Memorial Chapel. Design (elevation and plan) for an unidentified scheme,... 2009CB8923 Design Design for National Memorial Chapel, or pantheon by designer and architect William Kent... 3 VA drawing-kent-william 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z drawing 1748 1685 view
view 2009cc2962 jpg s Kent, William Kimball, F. 'William Kent's designs for the Houses of Parliament, 1730-40'. <u> Journal, 6 August... PDP 1737-12-31 1728-01-01 ca. 1733 (made) Architectural drawing for the plan of the principal floor in the first scheme for the rebuilding... Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E The rebuilding project was formally initiated by a resolution of the House of Commons on 14 March... 197825 2014-08-30T08:15:47.000Z 2014-08-30T08:15:47.000Z 51.506321 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case A, shelf 232 -0.12714 'Extends 444 feet.' pen and ink Pen and ink 3518:1 35181 O237026 Design 1 Plan of the principal floor in the First Scheme for the rebuilding of the House of Commons of 1733. London 2009CC2962 Design This is a design for the rebuilding project for the House of Commons that was was formally... 3 VA design-kent-william 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z drawing 1737 1728 view
view 2009cc2963 jpg s Kent, William Kimball, F. 'William Kent's designs for the Houses of Parliament, 1730-40'. <u> Journal, 6 August... PDP 1737-12-31 1728-01-01 ca. 1733 (made) Architectural drawing for elevation of the front to Old Palace Yard in the first scheme for the... Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E The rebuilding project was formally initiated by a resolution of the House of Commons on 14 March... 197847 2014-08-30T08:15:53.000Z 2014-08-30T08:15:53.000Z 51.506321 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case A, shelf 232 -0.12714 'Extends 444 foot.' pen and ink Pen and ink 3518:10 351810 O237064 Design 1 Elevation of the front to Old Palace Yard in the First Scheme for the rebuilding of the House of... London 2009CC2963 Design This is a design for the rebuilding project for the House of Commons that was was formally... 3 VA design-kent-william 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z drawing 1737 1728 view
view 2009cc2961 jpg s Kent, William Kimball, F. 'William Kent's designs for the Houses of Parliament, 1730-40'. <u> Journal, 6 August... PDP 1739-12-31 1730-01-01 ca. 1735 (made) Architectural drawing for the plan of the ground floor in the second scheme for the rebuilding of... Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E The rebuilding project was formally initiated by a resolution of the House of Commons on 14 March... 197851 2014-08-30T08:15:54.000Z 2014-08-30T08:15:54.000Z 51.506321 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case A, shelf 232 -0.12714 pen and ink Pen and ink 3518:2 35182 O237066 Design 1 Plan of the ground floor in the Second Scheme of 1735 for the rebuilding of the House of Commons. London 2009CC2961 Attribution note: There is a duplicate drawing of a drawing in the Soane Museum which is... Design This is a design for the rebuilding project for the House of Commons that was was formally... 3 VA design-kent-william 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z drawing 1739 1730 view
view 2009cb8807 jpg s Kent, William Kimball, F. 'William Kent's designs for the Houses of Parliament, 1730-40'. <u> Journal, 6 August... PDP 1743-12-31 1734-01-01 ca. 1739 (made) Architectural drawing for the elevation of the river front in the reduced scheme for the... Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E The rebuilding project was formally initiated by a resolution of the House of Commons on 14 March... 197865 2014-08-30T08:15:57.000Z 2014-08-30T08:15:57.000Z 51.506321 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case A, shelf 107 -0.12714 'Extends 300 foot' pen and ink Pen and ink 3518:15 351815 O237081 Design 1 Elevation of the river front in the reduced scheme to rebuild the Houses of Parliament put... London 2009CB8807 Design This is a design for the rebuilding project for the House of Commons that was was formally... 3 VA design-kent-william 2014-01-23T00:00:00.000Z drawing 1743 1734 view
view 2009cb8962 jpg s Kent, William PDP 1800-12-31 1700-01-01 18th century (made) Architectural drawing of the western facade of the Temple, or Banqueting House, in the park at... Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E 198309 2014-08-30T08:17:31.000Z 2014-08-30T08:17:31.000Z Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case Q, shelf 7, box A wash, pen and ink Pen and ink and wash 3310 3310 O237538 Drawing 1 Design (elevation) of the western facade of the Temple, or Banqueting House, in the park at... 2009CB8962 Design Design (elevation) of the western facade of the Temple, or Banqueting House, in the park at... 3 VA drawing-kent-william 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z drawing 1800 1700 view
view 2009cb8953 jpg s Kent, William Kent, W. <u> The Designs of Inigo Jones. </u> London, 1727. PDP 1800-12-31 1700-01-01 18th century (made) Architectural drawing of Whitehall Palace by William Kent (1685-1748). Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E The drawing may have been made to enable Henry Flitcroft to reduce the central feature to its... 198313 2014-08-30T08:17:32.000Z 2014-08-30T08:17:32.000Z Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case Q, shelf 7, box A wash, pen and ink Pen and ink and wash 3323 3323 O237543 Drawing 1 Elevation of an architectural feature of Whitehall Palace. The design features three storeys each... 2009CB8953 Design Elevation of an architectural feature of Whitehall Palace by architect and designer William Kent... 3 VA drawing-kent-william 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z drawing 1800 1700 view
view 2012fh1495 jpg s Kent, William PDP Given by Prof. E W Tristram, D.Litt 1715-12-31 1715-01-01 1715 (made) William Kent, 'Venus rising from the sea'. After Agostino Carracci. Engraving. Height: 68 mm image, Width: 109 mm image, Height: 72 mm platemark, Width: 114 mm platemark, Height: 80 mm sheet, Width: 120 mm sheet William Kent 1686-1748: Designing Georgian Britain (The Bard Graduate Center for Studies in the Decorative Arts 19/09/2013-16/02/2014) Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E 508124 2014-08-30T21:35:18.000Z 2014-08-30T21:35:18.000Z 41.903111 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case J, shelf 2, box D 12.49576 WKent Scul Roma 1715 Aft Caracci engraving E.2462-1932 e24621932 O744543 Print 1 Engraving of Venus rising from the sea, with a cupid in the sky above. A man looks on from the... Rome 2012FH1495 3 VA venus-rising-from-the-sea-print-kent-william 2014-08-13T00:00:00.000Z 'Venus rising from the sea'. After Agostino Carracci 1715 1715 view
view 2009cb8956 jpg s Kent, William PDP 1753-12-31 1753-01-01 1753 (made) Architectural drawing of the elevation of the facade of the Horse Guard facing Whitehall, by... Height: 313 mm sheet, Width: 497 mm sheet William Kent 1686-1748: Designing Georgian Britain (The Bard Graduate Center for Studies in the Decorative Arts 19/09/2013-16/02/2014) Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C The sentry-boxes are omitted and in the side-blocks round-headed windows were substituted at... 1012030 2014-08-31T15:01:39.000Z 2014-08-31T15:01:39.000Z Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case TECHS wash, pen and ink Pen and ink and wash 3316 3316 O237536 Drawing 1 Design (elevation) for the facade of the Horse Guards facing Whitehall, showing the building much... 2009CB8956 Design Design (elevation) for the facade of the Horse Guards facing Whitehall, showing the building much... 3 VA drawing-kent-william 2014-07-18T00:00:00.000Z 1753 1753 view
view 2009cc2959 jpg s Kent, William Kimball, F. 'William Kent's designs for the Houses of Parliament, 1730-40'. <u> Journal, 6 August... PDP 1743-12-31 1734-01-01 ca. 1739 (made) Architectural drawing for the elevation and two floor plans of the front to Old Palace Yard in... Height: 335 mm sheet, Width: 508 mm sheet William Kent 1686-1748: Designing Georgian Britain (The Bard Graduate Center for Studies in the Decorative Arts 19/09/2013-16/02/2014) Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C The rebuilding project was formally initiated by a resolution of the House of Commons on 14 March... 1013323 2014-08-31T15:07:06.000Z 2014-08-31T15:07:06.000Z 51.506321 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case TECHS -0.12714 pen and ink Pen and ink 3518:13 351813 O237074 Design 1 Elevation and two floor plans of the front to Old Palace Yard in the reduced scheme proposed in... London 2009CC2959 Design This is a design for the rebuilding project for the House of Commons that was was formally... 3 VA design-kent-william 2014-07-18T00:00:00.000Z drawing 1743 1734 view
view 2009cb8804 jpg s Kent, William Kimball, F. 'William Kent's designs for the Houses of Parliament, 1730-40'. <u> Journal, 6 August... PDP 1737-12-31 1728-01-01 ca. 1733 (made) Architectural drawing for the elevation of the river front in the first scheme for the rebuilding... Height: 325 mm sheet, Width: 512 mm sheet William Kent 1686-1748: Designing Georgian Britain (The Bard Graduate Center for Studies in the Decorative Arts 19/09/2013-16/02/2014) Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E The rebuilding project was formally initiated by a resolution of the House of Commons on 14 March... 1013358 2014-08-31T15:07:19.000Z 2014-08-31T15:07:19.000Z 51.506321 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case A, shelf 233 -0.12714 '440 feet' 'a Sketch for ye Parlimt. house 1733' pen and ink Pen and ink 3518:9 35189 O237054 Design 1 Elevation of the river front in the First Scheme of 1733 for the rebuilding of the Houses of... London 2009CB8804 Attribution note: The inscription and the overall dimension of 440 feet make it clear that this... Design This is a design for the rebuilding project for the House of Commons that was was formally... 3 VA design-kent-william 2014-08-20T00:00:00.000Z drawing 1737 1728 view