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The Waddesden bequest

the legacy of Baron Ferdinand Rothschild to the British Museum

by British Museum

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Published by Published for the Trustees of the British Museum by British Museum Publications in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art objects, European.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementHugh Tait.
    ContributionsTait, Hugh.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK925
    The Physical Object
    Pagination96p.(16)p. of plates :
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21672290M
    ISBN 100714113573
    OCLC/WorldCa14376348

    Author of The Waddesdon Bequest; The Collection of Jewels, Plate, and Other Works of Art, Bequeathed to the British Museum by Baron Ferdinand Rothschild, The Waddesdon Bequest, and A Guide to the Antiquities of the Bronze Age4/5(1).   - Waddesdon Bequest Gallery ∖ Projects ∖ Stanton Williams Architects.

    The Waddesdon bequest: The legacy of Baron Ferdinand Rothschild to the British Museum by Tait, Hugh. British Museum Publications, Paperback. As New. Disclaimer:An apparently unread copy in perfect condition. Dust cover is intact; pages are clean and are not marred by notes or folds of any kind. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend jacket .   This week’s competition prize is A Rothschild Renaissance: Treasures from the Waddesdon Bequest, by Dora Thornton (The British Museum Press, £30).Click here for a chance to win. This book presents and explores the Waddesdon Bequest, the name given to the Kunstkammer or cabinet collection of Renaissance treasures which was bequeathed to the .

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