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No. 1. Mantle-piece: the bas-reliefs on the jambs represent candelabra, surmounted by pine cones, like those used in Italy to light fires.; No. 2. Pole fire screen, in the shape of a Roman shield, adorned with Jove's fulmen, as wrought by the cyclops.; No. 3 and 4. Front and side view of a deep arm-chair, adorned with a chimæra, copied from a sarcophagus in the collection of Prince Braschi at Rome.; No. 5. Settee belonging to the Lararium.

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Names
Hope, Thomas (1770?-1831) (Artist)
Hope, Thomas (1770?-1831) (Author)
Collection

Household furniture and interior decoration, executed from designs by Thomas Hope.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1807
Place Term: London
Publisher: Longman, Hurst, Rees, & Orme
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Art & Architecture Collection
Shelf locator: MLO++ (Hope, T. Household furniture and interior decoration)
Topics
Interior decoration -- England
Furniture
Notes
Content: [plates only, text wanting]. [Titles taken from the reprint of this book (New York, 1970) which includes the text. In his indroduction Hope names the engravers :
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b13984018
UUID: f3f1d600-c6e6-012f-83c2-3c075448cc4b

Item timeline of events

  • 1807: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Art & Architecture Collection, The New York Public Library. "No. 1. Mantle-piece: the bas-reliefs on the jambs represent candelabra, surmounted by pine cones, like those used in Italy to light fires.; No. 2. Pole fire screen, in the shape of a Roman shield, adorned with Jove's fulmen, as wrought by the cyclops.; No. 3 and 4. Front and side view of a deep arm-chair, adorned with a chimæra, copied from a sarcophagus in the collection of Prince Braschi at Rome.; No. 5. Settee belonging to the Lararium." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1807. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-3df2-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Art & Architecture Collection, The New York Public Library. "No. 1. Mantle-piece: the bas-reliefs on the jambs represent candelabra, surmounted by pine cones, like those used in Italy to light fires.; No. 2. Pole fire screen, in the shape of a Roman shield, adorned with Jove's fulmen, as wrought by the cyclops.; No. 3 and 4. Front and side view of a deep arm-chair, adorned with a chimæra, copied from a sarcophagus in the collection of Prince Braschi at Rome.; No. 5. Settee belonging to the Lararium." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 4, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-3df2-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Art & Architecture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1807). No. 1. Mantle-piece: the bas-reliefs on the jambs represent candelabra, surmounted by pine cones, like those used in Italy to light fires.; No. 2. Pole fire screen, in the shape of a Roman shield, adorned with Jove's fulmen, as wrought by the cyclops.; No. 3 and 4. Front and side view of a deep arm-chair, adorned with a chimæra, copied from a sarcophagus in the collection of Prince Braschi at Rome.; No. 5. Settee belonging to the Lararium. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-3df2-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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No. 1. Mantle-piece: the bas-reliefs on the jambs represent candelabra, surmounted by pine cones, like those used in Italy to light fires.; No. 2. Pole fire screen, in the shape of a Roman shield, adorned with Jove's fulmen, as wrought by the cyclops.; No. 3 and 4. Front and side view of a deep arm-chair, adorned with a chimæra, copied from a sarcophagus in the collection of Prince Braschi at Rome.; No. 5. Settee belonging to the Lararium.