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Author Hofland, Mrs. (Barbara), 1770-1844.

Title Popular description of Sir John Soane's house, museum, & library, / written in 1835 by Mrs. Barbara Hofland. Edited from the 'Description' of 1835 by Sir John Soane, by Arthur T. Bolten; with eight illustrations of the house and museum.

Publication Info. Oxford : Hall, 1919.


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Description 1 online resource (54 pages).
Series The Regency Period anthology
The Regency Period anthology.
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Note Original document: Book.
Summary Though not as fashionable during the Regency period as fellow architect John Nash, Sir John Soane is best known forℓhis neo-classical style andℓuse of light. Soane's Regency-era buildings include the Dulwich Picture Gallery, the first publicly-accessible art museum in London.ℓSoane was also an avid art collector, and upon his death, his house, which was designed to display his artworks and architectural artifacts during his lifetime,ℓwas preserved as a museum.
Note GMD: electronic resource.
Added Author Soane, John, 1753-1837.
Added Title Description of Sir John Soane's house, museum and library.
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