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The Townley Gallery Of Classic Sculpture In The British Museum V1 by Henry Ellis

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

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Number of Pages356
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Open LibraryOL10572907M
ISBN 100548283656
ISBN 109780548283653

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Scopri The Townley Gallery of Classic Sculpture, in the British Museum di Henry Ellis: spedizione gratuita per i clienti Prime e per ordini a partire da 29€ spediti da Amazon. Towneley Hall historic house, art gallery and museum located in acres of beautiful parkland provides all the ingredients for a fun, educational and adventurous day out. The magnificent hall, which dates from the 14th Century, contains fine period rooms decorated with oil paintings and sculptures. The museum houses an eclectic collection including an Egyptian mummy, the . Room 23 at the British Museum. Visit Room 23 to enjoy many sculptures that are Roman versions of Greek originals. During the Roman conquest of the Mediterranean in the second and first centuries BC, Greek sculpture was both admired and looted, with many statues shipped back to Rome. When Greek originals couldn't be acquired, Roman patrons. The British Museum. The BP exhibition. myth and reality. From Helen of Troy's abduction to the deception of the Trojan Horse, tread the line between myth and reality in this phenomenal new exhibition. Tickets from £ Members/under 16s free. Show image caption. Close image caption. Filippo Albacini (–), 'The Wounded Achilles.

Towneley Hall Art Gallery and Museum This 14th century grade 1 listed hall has a rich history with many stories to tell, with grand period rooms decorated with oil paintings and sculptures covering several centuries of life at the hall which was the home of the Towneley family . Charles Townley FRS was a wealthy English country gentleman, antiquary and collector. He travelled on three Grand Tours to Italy, buying antique sculpture, vases, coins, manuscripts and Old Master drawings and paintings. Many of the most important pieces from his collection, especially the Townley Marbles are now in the British Museum's Department of Greek and . The marble Roman statue called the Townley Caryatid on display in the South Stairs in the British Museum in London, United Kingdom. Townley Road Private Home, London, United Kingdom. Architect: Glas Architects + Designers, Stairway and skylight abstract. The Townley Venus on display in the British Museum. The Townley Venus is a m (7 ft) high 1st or 2nd century AD Roman sculpture in Proconnesian marble of the goddess Venus, from the collection of Charles Towneley. It was bought by him from the dealer Gavin Hamilton, who excavated it at Ostia in