Catalogue of miniatures in the Holburne Museum and Crafts StudyCentre, Bath
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Catalogue of miniatures in the Holburne Museum and Crafts StudyCentre, Bath by R. L. Bayne-Powell

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Published by Holburne Museum in Bath .
Written in English


  • Holburne Museum -- Catalogs.,
  • Portrait miniatures,European -- Catalogs.

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Includes index.

StatementRobert Bayne-Powell.
ContributionsHolburne Museum.
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 82p., (4)p. of plates :
Number of Pages82
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15353850M
ISBN 100951757423

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The Holburne Museum Changing lives through art. We Are Re-opening at 10am on Wednesday 2 December. We Look Forward to Welcoming You Back. To help you plan your next visit, please read our Visitor Charter and Q&As. Book your day ticket in advance here. (Friends and Members no need to book in advance just show your membership card on arrival). This prompted the inclusion of the Holburne Museum and Crafts Study Centre as a case study in Contemporary Crafts in Museums published by Southern Arts (). In addition the Crafts Study Centre’s collection was well used for research by students, craftspeople and the Work Location: Farnham, GU9 7DS, England. Opening Hours: Tuesday to Friday 10am - 5pm, Saturday 10am - 4pm, Sunday and Bank Holidays - closed. Admission: General admission to the Crafts Study Centre shop and exhibitions is free of charges may be made for events such as artist's talks, lectures and conferences. Research visits: by appointment more information or to arrange a visit, please contact Greta Bertram. This display highlights a lifetime of collecting contemporary crafts including the best of British silver, textiles, ceramics, furniture and glass. Including many well-known makers such as Edmund de Waal and Lucie Rie often with a particular focus on early-career works, the display is a celebration of commissioning and supporting emerging makers and of the outstanding.

Bath’s Holburne Museum is a Grade I listed building within a Conservation Area and UNESCO World Heritage Site. The Great Western Railway cuts through Sydney Gardens (Grade II Listed) behind the museum. The museum was founded to display the art collection of Sir William Holburne, a naval officer who grew up in Bath. It is housed in what was. Holburne Museum. Eric Parry Architects, Bath, Subscribe now to instantly view this image. Subscribe to the Architects’ Journal (AJ) for instant access to the AJ Buildings Library, an online database of nearly 2, exemplar buildings in photographs, plans, elevations and details. The top floor of the museum is home to pieces from the Golden Age of British painting. Discover more about the history of Bath as the works embrace Bath's history as a fashionable and artistic spa city. William Hoare and Thomas Gainsborough lived in Bath and examples of their work can be found at the Holburne. Factory Direct Craft is a family owned and operated business, specializing in a wide selection of craft supplies, miniatures, florals, and home decor.

Framed oil painting: Queen Charlotte (), studio of Johan Zoffany (), oil on canvas c As Bath’s first museum, the Holburne, celebrates its centenary in historian Catherine Pitt looks back at the history of the man who founded it Thomas William Holburne, otherwise known as William, was born in near Swansea into a minor aristocratic family who had a Baronetcy in Menstrie, Scotland and land in Nova Scotia, Canada. He had three younger sisters, Sophy, Catherine and. Tel or email [email protected] For School Visits. Please contact us or email [email protected] For Families. We offer lots of free hands on activities in the Museum, including an animal trail, as well as a host of creative workshops that can be booked in advance. See our family What’s On>>. Following an invited competition, Eric Parry Architects were appointed to The Holburne Museum, and asked to compile and submit a Stage One Heritage Lottery Fund Application for the refurbishment of the museum itself. The proposal included the new extension onto Sydney Gardens that offers café at ground level, as well as new gallery spaces on.