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Diplomats, goldsmiths and baroque court culture : Lord Raby in Berlin, the Hague and at Wentworth Castle, 1701-1739 : the proceedings of the 2012 Wentworth Castle Conference / editors: Patrick Eyres and James Lomax.
Creator:
Wentworth Castle Conference (2012 : Wentworth Castle (England), organizer.
Title:
Diplomats, goldsmiths and baroque court culture : Lord Raby in Berlin, the Hague and at Wentworth Castle, 1701-1739 : the proceedings of the 2012 Wentworth Castle Conference / editors: Patrick Eyres and James Lomax.
Published/Created:
Stainborough, Barnsley : Wentworth Castle Heritage Trust, 2014.
Physical Description:
ix, 196 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
Holdings:
Reference Library
NK7142 .W46 2014 (LC)
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents:
Introduction / Patrick Eyres and James Lomax -- Lord Raby and the cultural milieu of the Berlin court of Frederick I / Alfred Hagemann -- Lord Raby in Berlin: art, architecture and amour / Michael Charlesworth -- Lord Raby's embassies and their representation at Wentworth Castle / Patrick Eyres -- The Ambassador's plate revisited / James Lomax -- Ambassadorial plate, embassies and the Dutch republic / Jet Pijzel-Dommisse -- 'Curiously enchased': goldsmiths and diplomats in Baroque Europe / Philippa Glanville -- Silver and the early Hanoverians / Ellenor Alcorn -- Baroque silver fountains, cisterns, and coolers in England / James Lomax -- German silver in England / Christopher Hartop -- Lord Raby and his scientific instruments / Jane Furse.
Subject Terms:
Collectors and collecting -- Europe -- 18th century.
Collectors and collecting.
Europe.
Metal-work -- Europe -- History.
Metal-work.
Strafford, Thomas Wentworth, Earl of, 1672-1739.
Strafford, Thomas Wentworth, Earl of, 1672-1739.
Wentworth Castle (England) -- Art collections -- Congresses.
Form/Genre:
History.
Contributors:
Eyres, Patrick, editor.
Lomax, James, editor.
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