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Title :

The Ford collection

Authors :
FORD, Brinsley ; JACKSON-STOPS, Gervase ; WAAGEN, Dr. ; AVERY, Charles ; MALLET, John ; INGAMELLS, John ; RUSSELL, Francis ; CHRISTIAN, John ; PENNY, Nicholas ; MONTAGU, Jennifer ; COUTTS, Howard ; WILSON, Timothy ; DODD, Dudley ; GORE, F. St. John ;
Publication year :
1998
Language :
English ;
Abstract :
Catalogue of the collections assembled by Sir Brinsley Ford and his forebears, Benjamin Booth and Richard Ford. The catalogue is arranged in four sections, one for each of the three principal collectors, and a fourth for family portraits. Works include European paintings, drawings, sculpture and ceramics. With essays: 'The Apollo portrait: Sir Brinsley Ford,' by Gervase Jackson-Stops; 'Benjamin Booth,' 'Richard Ford' and 'Sir Brinsley Ford,' by Sir Brinsley Ford; 'Collection of Richard Ford Esq.,' by Dr. Waagen (1854); 'The late Richard Ford,' a Times obituary (1858); 'The Ford Giambolognas,' by Charles Avery; 'The Ford Renaissance maiolica in the context of other early British collections,' by John Mallet; 'Sir Brinsley Ford and the Grand Tour,' by John Ingamells; 'The Italian paintings' and 'The Italian drawings,' by Francis Russell; 'Drawings by G.F. Watts and other Victorian artists in the Ford collection,' by John Christian; 'Sir Brinsley Ford's sculpture,' by Nicholas Penny; 'Small bronzes by Alessandro Algardi in the Ford collection,' by Jennifer Montagu; 'Castelli maiolica,' by Howard Coutts; 'Palissy-type pottery and Limoges enamels in the collection of Sir Brinsley Ford,' by Timothy Wilson; 'Sir Brinsley Ford, the National Trust and contemporary art,' by Dudley Dodd; and an introduction to the family portraits, by F. St. John Gore. Appended are a list of recipients of the Richard Ford Award, 1977-1998; and a catalogue of Sir Brinsley Ford's sale held at Sotheby's, 29 Mar 1939. ;
Pagination/Size :
2 v.; many ill. (many col.) ;
Topic :
530 - BIBLIOGRAPHIE D'HISTOIRE DE L'ART ;
French keywords :
Booth, Benjamin, 1732-1807 ; Collection ; Collectionneurs ; Collections ; Céramique ; Dessin ; Europe ; Ford, Brinsley, 1908-1999 ; Ford, Richard, 1796-1858 ; Grande-Bretagne ; Peinture ; Sculpture ; 1700-1900 ; 1800-1900 ; 1900-2000 ;
Descriptors :
Booth, Benjamin, 1732-1807 ; Ceramics ; Collection ; Collections ; Collectors ; Drawing ; Europe ; Ford, Brinsley, 1908-1999 ; Ford, Richard, 1796-1858 ; Great Britain ; Painting ; Sculpture ; 1700-1900 ; 1800-1900 ; 1900-2000 ;
Document type :
Ouvrage ;
Source :
Volume of the Walpole Society, 1998, 60
INIST identifier :
24992099 ;
ISSN :
ISSN 0141-0016 ;
Provenance :
Bibliographie d'Histoire de l'Art ;
Publisher :
Walpole Society, London
Publisher country :
UNITED KINGDOM ;