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The Lumley inventory and pedigree : art collecting and lineage in the Elizabethan Age : facsimile and commentary on the manuscript in the possession of the Earls of Scarbrough / edited by Mark Evans.
[England] : The Roxburghe Club, 2010.
Physical Description:
167, [1] p. : ill. (chiefly col.), facsims., geneal. tables, ports. ; 45 cm.
Reference Library
Folio F N 104
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 165-166) and index.
Known from its binding as the Red Velvet Book, the inventory is housed in a leather box lettered: Certificate to John, Lord Lumley, of all his monuments of marbles, pictures & household stuff, anno 1590.
Subject Terms:
Art -- Collectors and collecting -- England -- History -- 16th century.
Art objects -- Private collections -- England.
Art, Elizabethan.
Drawing, English -- 16th century.
Lumley family -- Genealogy.
Lumley, John Lumley, Baron, 1534?-1609 -- Art collections.
Manuscripts, English -- Facsimiles.
Portrait painting, English -- 16th century -- Private collections.
Evans, Mark, 1954-
Roxburghe Club.