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‘A Degree of Taste and Elegance’: Commenting on Country Houses’ Interiors

Jocelyn Anderson

Jocelyn Anderson is a Toronto-based art historian specializing in 18th century British art and architecture. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Touring and Publicizing England’s Country Houses in the Long Eighteenth Century

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

Book chapter

...Cambridge University Library, Add. 5814, ‘A Narrative of a Pedestrian Journey’ [made by James Plumptre], 1799. The phrase in the chapter title is from A Journal of First Thoughts, Observations, Characters, and Anecdotes Which Occurred...

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Kate Retford

Kate Retford is Senior Lecturer in History of Art, Birkbeck College, University of London, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Georgian London Town House : Building, Collecting and Display

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2019

Book chapter

...In 1769–70, Johan Zoffany painted Lawrence Dundas, accompanied by his little grandson, in his dressing room at his London town house, No 19, Arlington Street (Figure I.1).The account of this picture is based on my catalogue entry...

The Refurbishment of Northumberland House

The Georgian London Town House : Building, Collecting and Display

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2019

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...Adriano Aymonino and Manolo Guerci explore the mid-eighteenth-century refurbishment of Northumberland House by the 1st Duke and Duchess of Northumberland, focusing on the craftsmen, builders and architects responsible for this work...

1750–1790: Enlightenment and Romanticism

Miles Glendinning

Miles Glendinning is Professor of Architectural Conservation at the Edinburgh School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture, University of Edinburgh, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Aonghus MacKechnie

Aonghus MacKechnie is an architectural historian and Head of Heritage Management at Historic Scotland. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Scotch Baronial : Architecture and National Identity in Scotland

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2019

Book chapter

...Margaret H. B. Sanderson, Robert Adam and Scotland: Portrait of an Architect (Edinburgh: HMSO, 1992), 88.I have repaired an old castle and by the help of Bob Adams have really made it much older than it was . . . it would suit you, who...

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Miles Glendinning

Miles Glendinning is Professor of Architectural Conservation at the Edinburgh School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture, University of Edinburgh, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Aonghus MacKechnie

Aonghus MacKechnie is an architectural historian and Head of Heritage Management at Historic Scotland. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Scotch Baronial : Architecture and National Identity in Scotland

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2019

Book chapter

...This book tells the story of a prominent and enduring strand within Scottish architecture and Scottish culture – the history of the Scottish castle and of castellated architecture in Scotland. It traces all their diverse phases...

‘A Sumptuous Pile of Building’: Remaking the Sights and Spaces of the House

Jocelyn Anderson

Jocelyn Anderson is a Toronto-based art historian specializing in 18th century British art and architecture. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Touring and Publicizing England’s Country Houses in the Long Eighteenth Century

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

Book chapter

...East Riding Archives and Local Studies, ERALS DDHI/58/19/4, ‘England and Scotland Journal of Sir Robert D’Arcy Hildyard’, 1781–83 (1781). The phrase in the chapter title is from Staffordshire Record Office, D(W)1778/V/1110, ‘Journal...

1790–1820: National Architecture in the Age of Revolution

Miles Glendinning

Miles Glendinning is Professor of Architectural Conservation at the Edinburgh School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture, University of Edinburgh, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Aonghus MacKechnie

Aonghus MacKechnie is an architectural historian and Head of Heritage Management at Historic Scotland. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Scotch Baronial : Architecture and National Identity in Scotland

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2019

Book chapter

...In the name of my brave and worthy Country, I dedicate this Monument as sacred to the memory of Wallace.Gentleman’s Magazine, xcix(ii) (1814), 631.Gentleman’s Magazine, xcix(ii) (1814), 631.A spacious, massy and lofty structure, uniting...