Great men's mantelpieces.
- [London] : Liz Workman, 2002.
- Physical Description:
-  p. : chiefly ill. ; 14 x 14 cm.
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsN7433.4.W67 G744 2002Yale Center for British Art, Friends of British Art FundAccessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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"In 2002 I published National Heritage Revisited, a collection of books that examined ... [houses that have been transformed into] museums. I wanted to question our expectations when we visit them and the reliability of items on display."--CFPR Book Arts website.
- Subject Terms:
- Artists' books -- Great Britain.Historic house museums -- Great Britain -- Pictorial works.Interior decoration -- Great Britain -- 19th century.Mantels -- Pictorial works.Workman, Liz -- Publisher.
- Artists' books -- Great Britain.
- Frederic Leighton's, Leighton House, London. The studio
- John Keats's, Keats House, London. The Chester room
- John Soane's, Pitshanger Manor, London, The eating room
- Samuel Johnson's, Dr. Johnson's House, London. The dining-room
- William Morris's, William Morris Gallery, London. The drawing room
- Thomas Carlyle's, Carlyle's House, London. The study
- John Flamsteed's, Flamsteed House, London. The study
- William Hogarth's, Hogarth's House, London. The dining room
- Frederic Leighton's, Leighton House, London. The drawing room
- Duke of Wellington's, Apsley House, London. The Waterloo Gallery
- John Keats's, Keats House, London. Keats's bedroom
- Charles Darwin's, Down House, Kent. The dining room
- Sigmund Freud's, The Freud Museum, London. The study and library
- Charles Dickens's, Dickens House Museum, London. The study
- William Hogarth's, Hogarth's House, London. Hogarth's bedroom.
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