Thomas Hope :Regency designer /David Watkin and Philip Hewat-Jaboor, editors ; [contributors], Daniella Ben-Arie ... [et al.] ; with contributions by Elizabeth Angelicoussis ... [et al.].

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-271199

Description

xxiv, 526 p. : ill. (some col.), plans ; 32 cm., This title presents a comprehensive study of Thomas Hope, focusing on his multifaceted role as designer and patron. The contributors examine his wide-ranging and intriguing contribution to the arts as well as his extensive writings.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Art patronage History 19th century.
Art Collectors and collecting
Interior decoration History 19th century.
Decoration and ornament Regency style.

Originator

Watkin, David, 1941-
Hewat-Jaboor, Philip.
Ben-Arie, Daniella.
Angelicoussis, Elizabeth.
Bard Graduate Center for Studies in the Decorative Arts, Design, and Culture.

Publication

New Haven [Conn.] ; London :

Description

xxiv, 526 p. : ill. (some col.), plans ; 32 cm.
This title presents a comprehensive study of Thomas Hope, focusing on his multifaceted role as designer and patron. The contributors examine his wide-ranging and intriguing contribution to the arts as well as his extensive writings.

Notes

Published in conjunction with the exhibition at The Bard Graduate Center for Studies in the Decorative Arts, Design, and Culture from July 17, 2008, through November 16, 2008.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 506-519) and index.

ISBN

9780300124163 (alk. paper)
0300124163 (alk. paper)

Call Number

Coll. N5247.H67 W38 2008

Other People and Orgs

Hope, Thomas, 1770?-1831.
Hope, Thomas.

Places

England London
England London.