In focus: Lowther Castle

Press, Daniel Patrick (2014). In focus: Lowther Castle. In Janette McWilliam (Ed.), A Study in Stone (pp. 59-59) St. Lucia, QLD, Australia: RD Milns Antiquities Museum, The University of Queensland.

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Author Press, Daniel Patrick
Title of chapter In focus: Lowther Castle
Title of book A Study in Stone
Place of Publication St. Lucia, QLD, Australia
Publisher RD Milns Antiquities Museum, The University of Queensland
Publication Year 2014
Sub-type Critical review of research, literature review, critical commentary
Open Access Status
ISBN 9871742721217
Editor Janette McWilliam
Start page 59
End page 59
Total pages 1
Collection year 2015
Language eng
Formatted Abstract/Summary
In 1873, Adolf Michaelis, Professor of Art History at Strasbourg, visited Lowther Castle in Cumbria. The estate... contained a collection of Greek and Roman marble sculptures, reliefs, and inscriptions formed by The Right Honourable, William Lowther, the 2nd Earl of Lonsdale, between 1848 and 1868. The collection, often overlooked in discussions of British connoisseurship and the collecting of classical antiquities, ranked among the finest in the country at the time...
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