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Link HISTORY OF THE SOCIETY OF DILETTANTI (1898)

This link takes you to a copy of Cust, L. and Colvin, S., History of the Society of Dilettanti.

Collectors, Collections, Dilettanti, Society of Dilettani view
Link STUART & REVETT: THE ANTIQUITIES OF ATHENS

The English architects James Stuart and Nicholas Revett visited Athens from 1751 to 1753 and, nine years later, published the first volume of ...

James 'Athenian' Stuart, Nicholas Revett, Stuart and Revett, Antiquities of Athens, Society of Dilettani, 18th century, Enlightenment, Greek art, Greek architecture, Architectural plans, Architecture view
Link THE SECRET HISTORY OF BRITISH ART COLLECTIONS

This link allows you to view 'Bought with Love: The Secret History Of British Art Collections', a BBC series of programmes about art collectors,...

Collections, Collectors, Society of Dilettani, Earl of Arundel, Arundel Marbles, Grand Tour, 18th century, 17th century view
Link THE SOCIETY OF DILETTANTI AND THE PLANNING OF A MUSEUM

This link takes you to an article entitled “The Society of Dilettanti and the Planning of a Museum” by Dr. Jason M. Kelly.

Dilettanti, Society of Dilettani, 18th century, Enlightenment, Collections, Collectors view
Link NICHOLAS REVETT: THE GREEK DORIC ORDER

This link takes you to an image of a print which was published by the Society of Dilettanti in Volume 1 of Ionian Antiquities, in 1769....

Nicholas Revett, Ionian Antiquities, Society of Dilettani, Dilettanti, 18th century, Enlightenment, Greek architecture, Architecture, Doric view
Link GRECIAN TASTE AND ROMAN SPIRIT: THE SOCIETY OF DILETTANTI

This link takes you to information about an exhibition entitled 'Grecian Taste and Roman Spirit: The Society of Dilettanti' at the J. Paul Getty...

Dilettanti, Society of Dilettani, 18th century, Enlightenment, Collections, Collectors view
Link STUART & REVETT: THE ANTIQUITIES OF ATHENS

James Stuart and Nicholas Revett were British architects who traveled in Greece from 1751 to 1754 to record and measure the ancient ruins,...

James 'Athenian' Stuart, Stuart and Revett, Nicholas Revett, Society of Dilettani, Architectural plans, Architecture, Greek architecture, Enlightenment, 18th century, Greek art view
Link GEORGE KNAPTON - PORTRAITS OF THE DILETTANTI

The art world in Britain 1660 to 1735 publishes primary sources and research tools for the study of the arts in late 17th and early 18th...

Dilettanti, Society of Dilettani, George Knapton, Portraiture, 18th century, Collectors, Enlightenment view
Link CHANDLER, REVETT & PARS: IONIAN ANTIQUITIES

This link takes you to a website where you can browse Ionian Antiquities, published with permission of the Society of Dilettanti, by R....

Richard Chandler, Nicholas Revett, William Pars, Society of Dilettani, Ionian Antiquities, Architectural plans, Greek architecture, Architecture, 18th century, Enlightenment view
Link THE SOCIETY OF DILETTANTI - HISTORY

This link takes you to a brief history of the Society of Dilettanti by Jason M. Kelly.

Dilettanti, Society of Dilettani, Collections, Collectors, 18th century, Enlightenment view
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