Set of engravings of French Chateaux & Tombs of British Worthies by Various artists

Set of four engravings of French Chateaux: 1) Vue de Chateau de Versailles by J Rigaud; 2) Vue de la Chapelle du Chateau de Versailles by J Rigaud; 3) Autre vue de Chateau Royal de Chambord by I Silverstre; 4) Chateau de Versailles by GP Harding.

Details

Medium:
Engraving
Acquired in:
1987
Bequeathed by:
R A Reading through The Art Fund

Also 'Tombs of British Worthies', a pair of engravings of the tombs and antechamber of Livia Italia, published by Robert Bowyer, London 1796: 1) Antiquaries by GP Harding; 2) Poets by John Landseer after Robert Smicke. Part of a bequest to three museums by R A Reading through the Art Fund in 1987.

Provenance

R.A. Reading

Venue details

Marble Hill House Richmond Road, TWICKENHAM London TW1 2NL 020 8892 5115 www.english-heritage.org.uk/marblehillhouse

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £6.60)

25 Mar – 30 Oct, guided tour only

Sat, 10.30am and 12pm Sun, 10.30am, 12, 2.15 & 3.30pm

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