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The Treasure houses of Britain : five hundred years of private patronage and art collecting / edited by Gervase Jackson-Stops.

Publication:
Washington [D.C.] : National Gallery of Art, 1985.
New Haven : Yale University Press
Format/Description:
Book
680 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
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Subjects:
Art patronage -- Great Britain -- Exhibitions.
Art -- Private collections -- Great Britain -- Exhibitions.
Country homes -- Great Britain -- Exhibitions.
Manors -- Great Britain -- Exhibitions.
Art patronage.
Art -- Private collections.
Country homes.
Manors.
Great Britain.
Childrens subjects:
Art -- Private collections -- Great Britain -- Exhibitions.
Form/Genre:
Exhibition catalogues.
Exhibition catalogs.
Exhibition catalogs.
Place of Publication:
United States Washington (D.C.)
United States Connecticut New Haven.
Contents:
Temples of the arts / Gervase Jackson-Stops
The power house / Mark Girouard
Portraiture and the country house / Oliver Millar
The Englishman in Italy / Brinsley Ford
The British as collectors / Francis Haskell
The backward look / John Cornforth
The last hundred years / Marcus Binney and Gervase Jackson-Stops
From castle to country house : The Tudor Renaissance ; The Jacobean Long Gallery ; Anglo-Dutch taste and restoration opulence ; Triumph of the baroque
The grand tour : Lord Burlington and the Palladian revolution ; Souvenirs of Italy ; The sculpture rotunda ; Augustan taste ; The Dutch cabinet ; Landscape and the picturesque
The gentleman collector : The country house library ; Chinoiserie and porcelain ; The sporting life ; The Waterloo Gallery
The romantic vision : The Highlands and the Victorian spirit ; The pre-Raphaelite era ; Edwardian elegance and the continuing tradition ; Epilogue : Life in the country house.
Notes:
Catalogue of a loan exhibition held at the National Gallery, Nov. 3, 1985- Mar. 16, 1986.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 664-673) and index.
Local notes:
Athenaeum copy: Gift: Mark Biddle.
Kislak Center Vilain-Wieck Collection of Private Presses copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2016.
Penn Provenance:
Gotham Book Mart (former owner) (Gotham Book Mart Collection copy)
Vilain, Jean-Fran├žois, 1942- (donor) (Vilain-Wieck Collection copy)
Wieck, Roger S. (donor) (Vilain-Wieck Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1985
Contributor:
Jackson-Stops, Gervase, editor.
National Gallery of Art (U.S.), publisher.
Yale University Press, publisher.
Gotham Book Mart Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Jean-Fran├žois Vilain and Roger S. Wieck Collection of Private Presses, Ephemera, & Related References (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
0300035330
9780300035339
0300035047
9780300035049
OCLC:
12215455