The Justin Schiller 'Bewick' collection by Thomas Bewick

Collection of books by and illustrated by Thomas and John Bewick.

Details

Art Fund grant:
£7,500 ( Total: £100,000)
Acquired in:
1989
Vendor:
Justin Schiller Ltd

Includes 98 volumes of childrens' books, approximately 40 reference books and 40 volumes of his principal works: 'Birds', 'Quadrupeds' and 'Fables' in various editions, together with reference works, woodblocks and manuscripts.

Provenance

Justin Schiller.

Venue details

Cherryburn Station Bank, Mickley Square, STOCKSFIELD Northumberland NE43 7DD 01661 843 276 www.nationaltrust.org.uk/cherryburn

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £5.00)

16 Feb – 1 Nov
Mon – Tue, Thu – Sun, 11am – 5pm (last admission 4.30pm)

Jul - Aug
Mon –​ Thu, Sun, 10am –​ 5pm (last admission 4.30pm)

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