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Antiquities: instruments, buildings, decorative objects. Drawings, prints, letterpress and holographs collected by A.W. Franks.

  • Franks, Augustus Wollaston, 1826-1897
Date
[between 1800 and 1899]
  • Mixed materials

About this work

Publication/Creation

[between 1800 and 1899]

Physical description

1 album : drawings, prints, letterpress and holographs

Lettering

From the collection of Sir A.W. Franks F.R.S. Keeper of British and Mediaeval Antiquities, British Museum. G.F. Lawrence, London Museum, Saint James S.W. 1922

Creator/production credits

Lettering on verso of first flyleaf states that the album belonged to Sir Augustus Wollaston Franks (and by implication was compiled by Franks), and subsequently passed to G.F. Lawrence (George Fabian Lawrence, 1861-1939, a dealer in antiquities who rescued items unearthed in excavations in the City of London and secured them for the London Museum, subsequently the Museum of London)

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 1882i

Type/Technique

Languages

  • English

Subjects


Where to find it

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