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Coltman, Viccy.

Fabricating the antique : neoclassicism in Britain, 1760-1800 / Viccy Coltman.

Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2006.
Physical Description:
xii, 256 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Reference Library
N6766.5.N4 C65 2006 (LC)
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Table of contents
Contributor biographical information
Publisher description
Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-246) and index.
Subject Terms:
Art, British -- 18th century.
Neoclassicism (Art) -- Great Britain.

  • (Neo)classicism in the British library
  • Worth looking at with reflection
  • Monuments as texts and texts as monuments
  • Fitt to furnish 2 or more rooms
  • Influence of Sir William Hamilton's vase publications on English country house furnishings
  • Under the sun there is nothing new
  • (Re)constructing Pompeii and Herculaneum
  • Familiar objects in an unfamiliar world
  • Cachet of the copy
  • Cream of antiquity
  • Charles Townley and his August family of ancient marbles.