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Portland vase.

D. E. L. Haynes

Portland vase.

by D. E. L. Haynes

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Published by British Museum in London .
Written in English


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2 Jaffé David. “ Peiresc, Rubens, dal Pozzo and the 'Portland Vase' ”. The Burlington Magazine. Vol. 13 ; 3 Letters of Horace , , vol. XIII, p. 2 The Portland Vase is a dark blue glass vase measuring centimetres in height and centimetres in diameter. It is said to have been discovered in the late 16 th century in the tomb of Emperor Alexander Severus near Author: Laurence Machet. Wedgwood Iconic Portland Blue Vase Christmas Ornament White Relief New 5 out of 5 stars 3 product ratings 3 product ratings - Wedgwood Iconic Portland Blue Vase .

A panoramic view of the scene decorating the celebrated Portland Vase. The exact significance of the scenes are not known but many scholars believe the vase to show scenes from the wedding of Peleus and Thetis from Greek mythology. 1st century BCE to 1st century CE.(British Museum, London). Portland Vase by John Doubleday THE PORTLAND VASE Watercolour by John Doubleday, the British Museum's restorer, who repaired the Portland Vase in The vase was smashed into some fragments and thirty-seven chips. Unknown Photo size:Seller Rating: % positive.

The Portland vase by Haynes, Denys Eyre Lankester and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - The Portland Vase by Haynes, Denys Eyre Lankester - AbeBooks. The Portland Vase (Objects in Focus) (Book) The Portland Vase (Objects in Focus) Author. Walker, Susan. Publisher. British Museum Press. Publication Date. Buy This Book. $ plus shipping $ free shipping worldwide. By purchasing books through this website, you support our non-profit organization. Ancient History.


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In -The Portland Vase: The Extraordinary Odyssey of a Mysterious Roman Treasure_ (HarperCollins), Robin Brooks has given a biography of a unique object, not only telling its history and about the lives of those who owned and held it, but also about the centuries of unresolved argument about what the figures on the vase by: 1.

In The Portland Vase, Robin Brooks takes us on a vivid journey across Europe and through the centuries, as this delicate For thousands of years an enigmatic and astonishingly beautiful piece of Roman art has captivated those who have come in contact with before the birth of Christ, the Portland Vase, as it is called, is renowned for both its beauty and its mystery/5.

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This book offers an exciting new "he Portland Vase is the most famous cameo-glass vessel from antiquity, probably made during the reign of the Roman Emperor Augustus (27BC - AD14).

The scenes on the vessel have long perplexed and enchanted in equal measure/5(3). The Mystery of the Portland Vase [Robin Brooks] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. In a young man from Dublin who had been, under his own admission, indulging in intemperance the week before walked into the British Museum and headed for Room Ten where the Portland Vase sat on a pedestal under a thick5/5(2).

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You guessed it. The Portland Vase, probably made during the reign of the Roman emperor Augustus (27 BC-AD 14), has been considered the most beautiful cameo glass vessel surviving from antiquity. A work of. Rich with passion, inspiration, jealousy, and endless speculation, the story of The Portland Vase spans more than two thousand years and remains one of the art world's greatest enigmas.

+ Read more ISBN: Summary: "The Portland Vase, probably made during the reign of the Roman emperor Augustus (27 BC-AD 14), has been considered the most beautiful cameo glass vessel surviving from antiquity.

A work of outstanding technical skill, it is decorated with scenes of love and marriage, the precise meaning of which has been reinterpreted countless times. The Portland Vase isn’t just any old piece of crockery. Some 2, years old, this small, squat container, cobalt blue with white figures in relief settled amid trees and rocks, is special, writes Brooks, because it.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Haynes, Denys Eyre Lankester. Portland vase. [London] Trustees of the British Museum, (OCoLC) Portland Vase, Roman vase (1st century ad) of dark blue glass decorated with white figures, the finest surviving Roman example of cameo ally owned by the Barberini family (and sometimes called the Barberini Vase), it came into the possession of the duchess of Portland in the 18th century.

The vase has been extensively copied, particularly during the Victorian period. Get this from a library. The mystery of the Portland Vase. [Robin Brooks] -- "In a young man from Dublin who had been, by his own admission, 'indulging in intemperance the week before' walked into the British Museum and headed for Room Nine, where the Portland Vase sat.

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The Portland Vase (Book) Book Details. ISBN. Title. The Portland Vase. Author. Lloyd, William Watkiss. Publisher. Sagwan Press. Publication Date. Buy This Book. $ plus shipping $ free shipping worldwide. By purchasing books through this website, you support our non-profit organization.

Ancient History. The Portland Vase is the most famous of all objects to have passed through Sir William Hamilton's hands. It was already well known when he acquired it from the Scottish dealer James Byres between andand it was discussed by d'Hancarville in the second volume of.

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Find more information about: ISBN:. The Portland Vase isn't very big (only around in (25 cm) high and 22 in (56 cm) around at its widest) but the artistry and craftsmanship that went into it are difficult to surpass.Get the best deals on portland vase when you shop the largest online selection at Free shipping on many items | Browse your favorite brands Vintage Handmade Large Greek Ceramic Portland Urn Vase.

$ $ shipping. or Best Offer. Watch. Antique Wedgwood Jasperware Portland Vase In Cobalt Blue 5" $ Color: Blue.The vase is regarded as a masterpiece of classical art. Found in a tomb near Rome init was bought by Cardinal Franceso Barberini inremaining in the Barberini family until Then it was then sold to James Byres, the Scottish antiquary, passing via Sir William Hamilton to the Dowager Duchess of Portland in