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John Talman : an early-eighteenth-century connoisseur / edited by Cinzia Maria Sicca.

New Haven : Yale Center for British Art, the Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art : 2008.
Physical Description:
xiii, 330 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm.
Reference Library
NC33.G72 T355 2008 (LC)
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Terms:
Art -- Collectors and collecting -- England -- History -- 18th century.
Drawing -- Private collections -- England.
Drawing, Italian.
Talman, John, 1677-1726 -- Art collections.
Talman, John, 1677-1726 -- Art patronage.
Sicca, Cinzia Maria.

  • Acknowledgments
  • Abbreviations
  • The making and unraveling of John Talman's collection of drawings / Cinzia Maria Sicca
  • "Donec templa refeceris" : British catholicism, Roman antiquity, historical contention / Peter Davidson
  • William and John Talman : architecture and a partnership / John Harris
  • John Talman in Florence : the court, the courtiers, and the artists / Francesco Freddolini
  • John Talman and the Roman art world / Cristiano Giometti
  • Models of perfection : John Talman and Roman Baroque architecture / Elisabeth Kieven
  • John Talman and the arts of the Italian Middle Ages / Marco Collareta
  • John Talman and the liturgy of the Catholic church / Antonella Capitanio
  • A history of church vestments and textiles through John Talman's drawings / Cristina Borgioli
  • Talman, Aldrich, and the Oxford virtuosi / Christopher Baker
  • Richard Topham's collection of drawings / Louisa M. Connor Bulman
  • John Talman : a chronology.