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The Crace collection of London views in the British Museum

The Crace collection of London views in the British Museum

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Published by Mindata Ltd. in London, England .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Accompanied by printed guide in 2 vols.

ContributionsBritish Museum. Dept. of Prints and Drawings.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 84/333 (N)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination8 microfilm reels
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2992431M
LC Control Number84247473

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London. A guide for cuntrey men in the famous cittey of London by the helpe of wich plot they shall be able to know how far it is to any street. As allso to go unto the same without forder troble.

Anno This map is the direct forebear of the modern London A-Z. His magnificent collection was purchased in by the trustees of the British Museum from his son, Mr. John Gregory Crace, and is described in the ‘Catalogue of Maps, Plans, and Views of London, Westminster, and Southwark, collected and arranged by Frederick Crace.

Within two years (around ) John Crace sold the entire collection to the British Museum, where it remains today every bit as important as the Morning Post described it years ago.

I am not sure what the Museum paid for the privilege of owning this collection, but I hope and suspect that the Crace family would have been more anxious to preserve the collection than to maximise.

Design for the decoration of an early 19th century galleried church, the lower range of columns Ionic, the upper Corinthian, showing the elevation of the galleries and a perspective view of the east end. Place of Origin. London (made) Date. Artist/maker. Crace, John Dibblee, born - died Crace, John Gregory, born - died.

Object type. print; Museum number. Title (object) Westminster Hall & Abbey; Title (series) Views of London; Description. View of Westminster Hall and Abbey, taken from Westminster Bridge; in the foreground people stand and sit by the balustrade at the edge of the bridge, on the left is the River Thames and in the distance on the left is St John's Church.

The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.).Pages: This selection of maps and views traces the growing awareness of the form of British Isles and their place in the wider world from to Crace Collection of Maps of London Over 1, maps and plans of the capital: a fascinating collection compiled by Victorian designer, Frederick Crace.

The Wallace Collection is a museum in London occupying Hertford House in Manchester Square, the former townhouse of the Seymour family, Marquesses of is named after Sir Richard Wallace, who built the extensive collection, along with the Marquesses of Hertford, in the 18th and 19th collection features fine and decorative arts from the 15th to the 19th centuries with Location: Manchester Square, London, WC1, United.

Explore the British Museum collection and journey through two million years of human history. Collection online showcases more than four million of the Museum's objects. From Indigenous clothing and Mexican skulls to necklaces made of dolphin teeth, this is one of the most extensive online museum databases in the world.

The Rosetta Stone has been exhibited in the British Museum sincewith only one break. Towards the end of the First World War, inwhen the Museum was concerned about heavy bombing in London, they moved it to safety along with other, portable, 'important' objects. LONDON: A LIFE IN MAPS A major exhibition at the British Library, 24 November – 4 March LIST OF EXHIBITS Introductory area William Morgan, London &c actually surveyed.

London, Crace II. 58 Getmapping. London, The Walled City William Stukeley, ‘Caesar’s Camp at Pancras called the Brill’ []. Maps CraceFile Size: 80KB. British Museum - Collection search: You searched for.

Information on where you can find paper and digital copies of the Museum map. View the layout of the British Museum and see a map of the 60 galleries, Members' Room, education centres, toilets, lifts, cafes and restaurants. London WC1B 3DG +44 (0)20 Inwith the opening of the British Library at St Pancras in London, the books were transferred to the new Library building.

The books currently adorning the shelves are on loan from the House of Commons (Westminster) library collection. Design for a Painted Ceiling by Frederick Crace, –22, at the Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum.

Frederick Crace (–) was an English interior decorator, who worked for George IV when Prince of Wales, for whom he created the chinoiserie interiors of the Brighton Pavilion. Crace was also a collector of maps and topographical prints, now at the British Library.

The British Museum is massive and overwhelming. It tells the story of human civilization from its earliest days right up to the present. With 8 million objects in the collection and tens of thousands on display at any one time, what should you try to see if you've got a day or just a few hours to visit it.

There are more than 60 free galleries at the British Museum ready to be explored. Collection Explore the British Museum collection and journey through two million years of human history. Find the perfect crace stock photo. Huge collection, amazing choice, + million high quality, affordable RF and RM images.

No need to register, buy now. The museum was founded in with the donation of 71, objects from the collection of Sir Hans Sloane. The British Museum quickly established itself as one of London's top attractions.

british museum: lots of looted & priceless indian treasures (london) 🏛️ 🇮🇳 - duration: Vic Stefanu - Amazing World Videos 1, views. Collections. Of the Museum's 80 million specimens, only a tiny fraction ever go on display.

Uncover colourful stories behind the specimens, meet collectors and curators past and present and read about their contributions to our understanding of the natural world.The British Library collection of maps, plans and views is one of the largest in the world, numbering some million We have one of the largest collections of maps, plans and topographical views in the world, numbering some million, with a chronological spread of over 2, years.The British Library’s collection includes books, journals, manuscripts, maps, stamps, music, patents, photographs, newspapers and sound.

Many of our digital collections provide material for free online. Please come to our Reading Rooms to access material that isn’t available online. Read our subject guides to find out more about our core research areas.