The Arundel And Pomfret Marbles
ISBN10: 1854442074 ISBN13: 9781854442079 Publisher: Ashmolean Museum Published: Mar 15 2007 Pages: 96 Weight: 0.50lbs. Height: 8.25" Width: 6.00" Depth: 0.50" Edition: 1st Edition Language: English
The largest surviving portion of the first major collection of Classical antiquities in Britain - the sculptures and inscriptions collected in the early 17th century by Thomas Howard, Earl of Arundel for his London house and garden - is in the Antiquities Department of the Ashmolean Museum. This handbook tracks their eventful history.