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The partnership of Josiah Wedgwood I (1730-95) and Thomas Bentley (1730-80) was heavily influenced by Hamilton's collections of vases, and they...
|Sir William Hamilton, Wedgwood, Bentley, Jasperware, Portraiture||view|
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These images are of the upper zone of the Meidias vase in the British Museum. The mythical event illustrated is the abduction of the daughters of...
|Meidias, Attic Red Figure, vases, Sir William Hamilton, Wedgwood, Collectors, Leukippidai, Kastor and Polydeukes, 18th century, Greek art||view|
The jasperware vase with applied reliefs (1786), impressed WEDGWOOD, known as the 'Pegasus Vase', takes its name from the winged horse which is...
|Apotheosis of Homer, Pegasus, vases, Sir William Hamilton, Wedgwood, Collectors, Jasperware, Attic Red Figure, 18th century, Enlightenment||view|
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The Portland Vase is a cameo glass vessel which was probably made in Rome circa 15 BCE - 25 CE. It is unquestionably one of the finest surviving...
|Portland Vase, Cameo, Roman art, Octavian, Cleopatra, Mark Antony, Theseus, Sir William Hamilton, Wedgwood, 18th century, Collectors, vases, Ancient rome, Roman empire, Jasperware||view|
Baron d'Hancarville's AEGR, published between 1767 and 1776, is rightly acclaimed for containing some of the most beautifil ilustrations...
|Sir William Hamilton, Wedgwood, vases, Collectors, 18th century, Enlightenment, George III, Baron d'Hancarville||view|
|SIR WILLIAM HAMILTON & JOSIAH WEDGWOOD||
This link takes to some good information and further links on the website of the Wedgwood Museum. Here you can explore the relationship between...
|Wedgwood, Sir William Hamilton, vases, 18th century, Collectors||view|
|SIR WILLIAM HAMILTON - MEDALLION IN THE V&A||
This link takes you to an image of a portrait medallion of Sir William Hamilton made by JOsiah WEdgwood and Sons, now in the V&A, London.
|Sir William Hamilton, Wedgwood, 18th century, Collectors||view|
|THE PORTLAND VASE, HAMILTON, WEDGWOOD AND THE DARWINS||
This link takes you to an article entitled 'The Portland Vase: Sir William Hamilton, Josiah Wedgwood and the Darwins' by Milo Keynes in ...
|Sir William Hamilton, Portland Vase, Wedgwood, Darwin, Erasmus Darwin, vases, 18th century, Collectors||view|
|British Collectors of Classical Antiquities||
This course is an exploration of British collectors of classical antiquities, their activities and attitudes, and the wider influence of this...
|Sir John Soane, Sir William Hamilton, Elgin Marbles, Ashmolean Musem, Dilettanti, C.R. Cockerell, Lord Elgiin, Collectors, Enlightenment, Long 18th Century, Arundel Marbles, Pomfret Marbles, Wedgwood||view|