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French bronzes in the Wallace Collection

Robert Wenley

French bronzes in the Wallace Collection

by Robert Wenley

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Published by Trustees of the Collection in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wallace Collection (London, England) -- Catalogs.,
  • Sculpture, French -- Private collections,
  • Bronze sculpture, French -- Private collections.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 108) and index.

    StatementRobert Wenley.
    GenrePrivate collections, Private collections.
    ContributionsWallace Collection (London, England)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK7495.F7 H84 1994
    The Physical Object
    Pagination112 p. :
    Number of Pages112
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22493471M
    ISBN 100900785780

    The Frick Collection presented the first exhibition on Pierre Gouthière (–), the great French bronze chaser and gilder who worked for Louis XV and Louis XVI. The exhibition shed new light on the artist’s production, life, and workshop through the presentation of twenty-two objects from public and private collections. Attributed with certainty to Gouthière, these works. These extraordinary pieces are now on show at the Wallace Collection. Marino’s first encounter with a bronze was his grandmother’s ’slightly racy’ s river-nymph, which held an ashtray. Since then he has gathered an impressive family of works by French and Italian sculptors, dating from to , including Corneille van Clève Author: Malaika Byng.

    In addition to French furniturem the catalogue covers a small collection of pieces, including pique work, made outside France between the 16th and 19th centuries, principally in Germany and Italy. From the inside flap: Waddesdon Manor ranks together with the Royal Collection and the Wallace Collection as one of the three most important. The Wallace Collection is also home to a great deal of splendid medieval and Renaissance objects, including Limoges enamels, maiolica pottery, glass and bronzes. The Wallace Collection is fantastic to simply browse at your leisure, but you can get the most out of your visit with the brilliant range of events which the institution puts on.

    Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Wallace Collection: Renaissance and Baroque Bronzes: In and Around the Peter Marino Collection (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products! The outstanding collection of European bronze scupltures formed by Peter Marino, which focuses especially on French and Italian bronzes of the High Baroque, includes masterpieces by some of the greatest sculptors of their age, among them Ferdinando Tacca, Giovanni Battista Foggini, Robert le Lorrain, and Corneille van Cleve.


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