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view 2006am7094 jpg s Higham, Thomas PDP 1823-12-31 1823-01-01 1823 (made) Ticket for the Fonthill Abbey Sale Height: 22 cm paper, Width: 15 cm paper British Galleries, room 120 Drawn and engraved in London by Thomas Higham (born in 1796, died in 1844) 7600 British Galleries: The sale of the contents of Fonthill Abbey attracted widespread interest.... 2014-08-29T19:43:36.000Z 2014-08-29T19:43:36.000Z 51.506321 British Galleries, room 120, case 22 -0.12714 Etching, ink on paper 29072:9 290729 O77528 Ticket 1 London 2006AM7094 Object Type This is a printed ticket for an auction in 1823 of the contents of Fonthill Abbey,... 3 VA ticket-higham-thomas 2014-08-21T00:00:00.000Z 1823 1823 view
view 2006am3153 jpg s Buckler, John Chessell PDP 1822-12-31 1822-01-01 1822 (made) View of Fonthill Abbey Height: 14 cm paper, Width: 22.5 cm paper British Galleries, room 120 Drawn by John Chessell Buckler (born in 1793, died in 1894); etched by J. Barnett (active... 7637 British Galleries: Fonthill became very well known through books and prints and Beckford's... 2014-08-29T19:43:45.000Z 2014-08-29T19:43:45.000Z 52.883289 British Galleries, room 120, case 22 -1.97685 Signed 'J. Barnett sc.'. Lettered 'Fonthill Abbey, Wilts.S.W./J.C. Buckler del.' Etching, ink on paper 29635:415 29635415 O77535 Print 1 England 2006AM3153 Object Type This print is an etching. In etching, the design is marked out by drawing with an... 3 VA print-buckler-john-chessell 2014-08-21T00:00:00.000Z 1822 1822 view
view 2006am6839 jpg s Dean, T. A. PDP Presented by Arthur Myers Smith 1850-12-31 1800-01-01 early 19th century (printed) Portrait, head and shoulders, of William Thomas Beckford. Engraving by T.A. Dean after Sir... Height: 20.3 cm sheet, Width: 16.2 cm sheet British Galleries, room 120 William Thomas Beckford was the only legitimate son of William Beckford (bap.1709, d. 1770) and... 9142 British Galleries: This print, from an oil painting by Sir Joshua Reynolds showes William... 2014-08-29T19:49:33.000Z 2014-08-29T19:49:33.000Z 54.313919 British Galleries, room 120, case 22 -2.23218 'Painted by Sir Joshua Reynolds Engraved by T. A. Dean.' paper Engraving on paper E.2046-1919 e20461919 O78167 Portrait 1 Portrait, head and shoulders, turned to front and looking to left, wearing a cravat. Britain 2006AM6839 Attribution note: Scratched letters. Proof Object Type This is a print made by a combination of stipple etching and engraving. The print is... 3 VA william-beckford-portrait-dean-t-a 2014-08-21T00:00:00.000Z engraving William Beckford 1850 1800 view
view 2006am9005 jpg s James Aldridge MET 1813-05-28 1812-05-29 1812-1813 (hallmarked) Bowl, silver gilt, London hallmarks for 1812-13, mark of James Aldridge, designed by Gregorio... Height: 6.2 cm, Width: 15.2 cm British Galleries, room 120 Probably designed by William Beckford (1760-1844) and Gregorio Franchi (1770-1828); made in... 9358 British Galleries: Beckford had a number of pieces of metalwork that imitated either the shapes... 2014-08-29T19:50:33.000Z 2014-08-29T19:50:33.000Z 51.506321 British Galleries, room 120, case 22 -0.12714 Engraved with the heraldic Hamilton cinquefoil and the Latimer cross fleury Silver, gold Silver gilt, raised and engraved M.289-1976 m2891976 O78527 Bowl 1 The design, based on a Chinese porcelain bowl of the Ch'ien-Lung period. Hemispherical, with... London 2006AM9005 Unique Object Type The design of this bowl is based either on Chinese enamelled porcelain of the... 3 VA bowl-james-aldridge 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z raising, gilding, engraving 1813 1812 view
view 2006at1577 jpg s Whitford, Samuel (II) MET 1815-05-28 1814-05-29 1814-1815 (made) Beckford dish Diameter: 57.7 cm British Galleries, room 120 Maker's mark of Samuel Whitford II (died 1856) and William Burwash (active from about 1782),... 9415 British Galleries: Beckford attempted to exaggerate the grandeur of his family history by... 2014-08-29T19:50:51.000Z 2014-08-29T19:50:51.000Z 51.506321 British Galleries, room 120, case 22 -0.12714 London hallmarks for 1814 - 1815 Marks of Samuel Whitford II and William Burwash On the... Silver, gold Silver gilt, chased and engraved M.47-1980 m471980 O78590 Sideboard dish 1 London 2006AT1577 Object Type This elaborately decorated dish is a good example of the famous author, designer and... 3 VA sideboard-dish-whitford-samuel-ii 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z engraving (incising), chasing, mercury-gilding 1815 1814 view
view 2006av4501 jpg s Franchi and Son (Messrs.) Snodin, Michael. Some designs for English gold and silver. <u>V&A Album</u>. 1985, vol. 4, pp.... MET 1816-12-31 1815-01-01 1815-1816 (hallmarked) Mounted agate bowl, English, 19th century Height: 24.13 cm, Width: 13.97 cm The Dream of Happiness - The Art of Historicism in Europe, Council of Europe Art Exhibition 1996 (Künstlerhaus, Vienna 13/09/1996-06/01/1997) London - World City 1800-1840 (Villa Hügel 04/06/1992-08/11/1992) Fake: The Art Of Deception (British Museum 02/03/1990-22/04/1990) British Galleries, room 120 Probably designed by William Beckford (1760-1844) and Gregorio Franchi (1770-1828); made by James... 10663 The mounts bear the London hall-mark for 1815-16; maker's mark of Joseph Angell. The agate cup... 2014-08-29T19:56:35.000Z 2014-08-29T19:56:35.000Z 51.506321 British Galleries, room 120, case 22 -0.12714 'JA' within a rectangle with cut corners 'U' date letter lion passant (guardant) sovereign's... agate, Silver, chalcedony, ruby Agate, with chalcedony knops set with rubies, in silver-gilt mounts 428:1, 2-1882 4281882 O7771 Cup and cover 1 Indian agate bowl and cover and chalcedony knops set with rubies in silver-gilt mounts London 2006AV4501 Previously attributed to Joseph Angell, but as Snodin and Baker have shown, the evidence of... Object Type The agate for this cup and cover probably came from India, but may have been carved... 3 VA cup-and-cover-franchi-and-son 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z gilding, carved, engraved 1816 1815 view
view 2006al8267 jpg s Unknown Hungerford Pollen, John. <u>Ancient and Modern Furniture and Woodwork</u>. 1874 Much of the... FWK 1580-12-31 1550-01-01 1550-1580 (made) 1800-1820 (made) Cabinet; marquetry of various woods, boxwood carvings, carcase of oak and ash draw linings; South... Height: 139.5 cm, Width: 95 cm, Depth: 61 cm Precious: Objects and Changing Values (The Millennium Galleries, Sheffield 02/04/2001-24/06/2001) A Grand Design (Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco 13/02/1999-09/05/1999) A Grand Design (Museum of Fine Arts, Houston 18/10/1998-10/01/1999) A Grand Design (Royal Ontario Museum 21/06/1998-13/09/1998) A Grand Design (Museum of Fine Arts, Boston 25/02/1998-17/05/1998) A Grand Design (The Baltimore Museum of Art 12/10/1997-18/01/1998) A Grand Design - The Art of the Victoria and Albert Museum (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/10/1999-31/01/2000) British Galleries, room 120 [Cabinet] Table cabinets of this form were produced in South Germany in the second half of the... Purchased from the firm of Durlacher, London [Stand] The stand was almost certainly commissioned... 52758 CABINET SOUTHER GERMAN (probably Augsburg); about 1855 Stand ENGLISH; about 1800 Marquetry of... 2014-08-29T22:45:40.000Z 2014-08-29T22:45:40.000Z 49.075051 British Galleries, room 120, case 22 12.834278 [Cabinet] 'PHOENICI SIMILIS VIVIT POST FVNERA VIRTUS' Like the Phoenix, Virtue survives the... boxwood, Oak, ash [Cabinet] Oak carcase, with ash-lined drawers, boxwood carving and inlay of various woods 27:1 to 3-1869 271869 O58757 Cabinet 1 [Cabinet] The cabinet is made of quartered oak (an expensive cut of a high-quality wood), the... Augsburg 2006AL8267 Object Type The cabinet was probably made in Augsburg, Germany, in about 1560 and the stand in... 3 VA cabinet-unknown 2014-08-04T00:00:00.000Z 1580 1550 view
view 2006al6930 jpg s Penicaud, Jean (II) Bet McLeod, "Some further objects from William Beckford's collection at the Victoria and Albert... CER 1539-12-31 1539-01-01 1539 (made) Limoges enamel tazza and cover painted with scenes from the life of Samson by Jean Pénicaud II,... Height: 13.3 cm, Diameter: 19 cm Horace Walpole's Strawberry Hill (Victoria & Albert Museum 06/03/2010-04/07/2010) Horace Walpole's Strawberry Hill (Yale Centre for British Art, New Haven 15/10/2009-03/01/2010) 'The special exhibition of works of art of the mediæval, renaissance, and more recent periods'. (South Kensington Museum 01/06/1862-30/06/1862) British Galleries, room 120 Jean Pénicaud II (active 1534-49) was probably the son of Nardon Pénicaud and nephew to Jean... In Horace Walpole's collection at Strawberry Hill by at least 1774. Sold at day 12 of Strawberry... 113005 2014-08-30T03:10:18.000Z 2014-08-30T03:10:18.000Z 45.828781 British Galleries, room 120, case 22 1.26201 'JOHANNES PENICAVDI IVNIOR 1539', gilded inside the foot Copper, painted in grisaille enamels, flesh tones, gold 'en camaieu' and gilding on a dark ground C.2460&A-1910 c24601910 O143871 Tazza 1 A wide shallow covered footed copper dish painted in grisaille enamels with flesh tones and... Limoges 2006AL6930 Jean II Penicaud was active between 1534 and 1549 This tazza and cover has been in several well-known collections. It was owned by the writer and... 3 VA tazza-penicaud-jean-ii 2014-01-06T00:00:00.000Z 1539 1539 view