Historical prints in the British Museum
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Historical prints in the British Museum

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Published by Mindata in London .
Written in English


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ContributionsBritish Museum.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 84/344 (D)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination204 microfiches
Number of Pages204
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2975950M
LC Control Number84224310

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  About the Author. Antony Griffiths is a British museum curator and art historian, specializing in prints and drawings. From to , he served as Keeper of the Department of Prints and Drawings, British Museum. He is the co-author of Avant-Garde British Printmaking, and German Printmaking in the Age of is the editor of Landmarks in Print Collecting: .   Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum: Division I. Political and personal satires by British Museum. Dept. of Prints and Drawings; Stephens, Frederic George, ; George, M. Dorothy (Mary Dorothy). Antony Griffiths is a British museum curator and art historian, specializing in prints and drawings. From to , he served as Keeper of the Department of Prints and Drawings, British Museum. He is the co-author of Avant-Garde British Printmaking, and German Printmaking in the Age of is the editor of Landmarks in Print Collecting: Connoisseurs and Donors at the 5/5(1). What we now know as the British Library was originally part of the British Museum, and Prints and Drawings originates in Printed Books and Manuscripts. The bequest of book and print collector Reverend Clayton Mordaunt Cracherode had led to the creation of the Cracherode room, a lockable room which a member of staff of printed books, William Beloe, had access to and was responsible for admitting .

The Online Books Page. Online Books by. British Museum. Dept. of Prints and Drawings. Books from the extended shelves: British Museum. Dept. of Prints and Drawings: Catalogue of drawings by British artists and artists of foreign origin working in Great Britain (London, Printed by the order of the Trustees, ), also by Laurence Binyon (page images at HathiTrust; US access only). British Museum exhibition catalogues Browse our collection of exhibition catalogues from current and past shows at the British Museum together with collection catalogues and children's books. Tantra: enlightenment to revolution. The collections of the British Library and British Museum were originally united, but from the early 19th century prints judged to be particularly ‘fine’ were removed from Printed Books, Manuscripts and Maps and placed in the British Museum’s new Department of Prints and Drawings. The British Museum and British Museum Shop use cookies to ensure you have the best browsing experience, to improve functionality and to make advertising relevant to you and your interests. By clicking on any link on this page, you are consenting to our use of .

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