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Italian Maiolica in the National Museums of Scotland (National Museums of Scotland Information Series No 5)

by Celia Curnow

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Published by National Museums of Scotland .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ceramics,
  • Modern period, c 1500 onwards,
  • c 1000 CE to c 1500,
  • Antiques & Collectibles,
  • Crafts / Hobbies,
  • Antiques/Collectibles,
  • Italy,
  • Pottery & Ceramics,
  • Museum collections,
  • Art,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11578301M
    ISBN 100948636319
    ISBN 109780948636318

    At National Museums Scotland, we care for collections of national and international importance, preserving them, interpreting them and making them accessible to as many people as possible. You can visit us at our four museum sites: the National Museum of Scotland and National War Museum, in Edinburgh, the National Museum of Flight, in East. Sep 9, - Explore dukeandbarney's board "Maiolica" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Glazes for pottery, Italian ceramics, Ceramics pins.

    The National Museum of Scotland is housed in a Romanesque Revival building. The collection of the museum includes a wide variety of objects that are displayed on seven floors, including artifacts from the age of dinosaurs up to current technology and science. It takes visitors on a journey through the history around the world (particularly Scotland) taking in the wonders of nature, art, design. National Etruscan Museum; National Gallery of Modern Art; National Museum of Oriental Art; National Museum of Pasta Foods; Museo Nazionale Romano - A set of national museums in Rome; four branches across the city Baths of Diocletian; Crypta Balbi; Palazzo Altemps; Palazzo Massimi alle Terme; Pigorini National Museum of Prehistory and.

    Immediately recognisable in image and reproduction, Antonio Canova's neoclassical marble sculpture of Zeus's daughters, The Three Graces, was nearly lost from the UK when it was acquired by the Getty Museum in The Art Fund was able to help secure it, and it is now shared between the V&A and the National Galleries of Scotland. National Museums Scotland (NMS; Scottish Gaelic: Taigh-tasgaidh Nàiseanta na h-Alba) is an executive non-departmental public body of the Scottish runs the national museums of Scotland.. NMS is one of the country's National Collections, and holds internationally important collections of natural sciences, decorative arts, world cultures, science and technology, and Scottish.


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Get this from a library. Italian maiolica in the National Museums of Scotland. [Celia Curnow; National Museums of Scotland.]. Maiolica dish decorated in polychrome with grotesques in compartments and with Mercury in the centre: Italian, Urbino, - References: Curnow, Celia, Italian Maiolica in the National Museums of Scotland.

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Dish Italian, Urbino, Fontana Workshop, - Earthenware, tin glaze National Museum Of Scotland, A Maiolica dish decorated in polychrome with two oxen ploughing in the centre of a landscape, and with a shield of arms of the Salviati family of Florence.

One of Britain's most popular cultural attractions, the National Museum of Scotland has today completed the final stage of a year, £80 million redevelopment. At National Museums Scotland we care for collections of national and international importance.

Our wealth of objects represents everything from Scottish and international archaeology to applied arts and design, from world cultures and social history to science, technology and the natural world. Find out more about our four museums, the National Museum of Scotland, National Museum of Flight.

Tim Wilson is an Honorary Curator in the Department of Western Art of the Ashmolean Museum, of which he was formerly Keeper. He retired in He is a specialist in the "decorative arts" of the European Renaissance, especially Italian maiolica.

His book Italian Maiolica and Europe. Italian Maiolica in the National Museums of Scotland, National Museums of Scotland,paperbound, pages. Notes: Contains primarily black and white photos but also has some color pages. Book also shows a few backs of pieces. The collection has nice variety and covers a lot of different styles of decoration.

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National Museums Scotland - Chambers Street, EH1 1 Edinburgh, United Kingdom - Rated based on 8, Reviews "Went to Rip it Up - history of Scottish. National Museum of Scotland Inaugurated inthe modern building of the National Museum of Scotland features over items, including countless works of art, jewels and weapons that reveal the country’s culture and history.

Edinburgh’s Chambers St museum is a magnificent portal to experiencing not just Scotland’s history and heritage, but key moments important to other parts of the world. It’s common knowledge that witnessing the main hall is therapy at its finest— the airy, lofty space, play of dancing light casting the exhibits in a new perspective, and the striking architecture amalgamates to pure magic.

The National Museum of Scotland is of great international importance - outside London, it is the largest museum in the UK and the most visited attraction. Display items across 36 galleries, visitors can experience the natural world, art and design, science and. The tin-glazed earthenware known as maiolica reveals much about the culture and spirit of Renaissance Italy.

Spectacularly colorful, sometimes whimsical or frankly bawdy, these magnificent objects were generally made for use rather than decoration and present a fascinating glimpse into.

To the left, Brunello, from whom she has taken the magic ring, bound to a tree. In the foreground, a dog and a book, in the background, in a landscape, Rinaldo and his esquire riding off with the rescued Ginevra, daughter of the king of Scotland.

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The collections inside are not just for the cultural heritage of Scotland, but for the world.Top Scotland History Museums: See reviews and photos of history museums in Scotland, United Kingdom on Tripadvisor. value for money staff all friendly, also meet Jackie Stewart some of the children bought his book which is a very good book “ Wow what a beautiful place beautifully preserved by the national trust for Scotland Highly.National Museums Scotland – Publishing.

NMS Enterprises Limited – Publishing is the publishing division of National Museums Scotland. We produce lavishly illustrated catalogues for Museum exhibitions such as Catherine the Great: An Enlightened Empress and, inSilver: Made in Scotland, which celebrated years of hallmarking in Scotland.