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Drawings from the Robert Witt Collection at the Courtauld Institute of Art, London.

Drawings from the Robert Witt Collection at the Courtauld Institute of Art, London.

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Published by Arts Council of Great Britain in [London] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Witt, Robert Clermont, -- Sir, -- 1907-1983 -- Art collections -- Exhibitions.

  • Edition Notes

    GenreExhibitions.
    ContributionsBlunt, Anthony, 1907-1983., Arts Council of Great Britain., Courtauld Institute of Art., York City Art Gallery., Peterborough Art Gallery.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination35p.,viii p.of plates :
    Number of Pages35
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23134079M

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    The Institute was established in through the magnanimous endeavors of the industrialist and workmanship authority Samuel Courtauld, the representative and gatherer Lord Lee of Fareham, and the craftsmanship antiquarian Sir Robert Witt. The Courtauld Institute of Art is the real community for the investigation of the history and. DRAWINGS FROM THE WITT COLLECTION at the Courtauld Institute of Art. by BLUNT, ANTHONY & HEREWARD LESTER COOKE. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at


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Drawings from the Robert Witt Collection at the Courtauld Institute of Art, London Download PDF EPUB FB2

In Sir Robert Witt (), bequeathed more than 3, drawings and approximat prints to the Courtauld. This remains the core of the Gallery’s holdings of works on paper and Witt may properly be regarded as the founder of the collection.

Drawings from the Robert Witt Collection at the Courtauld Institute of Art, London. Introduction by Anthony Blunt. [London. Arts Council.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Courtauld Institute of Art. Drawings from the Robert Witt Collection at the Courtaud Institute of Art, London.

London: Arts Council of Great Britain, (OCoLC) Named Person: Robert Clermont Witt, Sir; Robert Clermont Witt, Sir: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Blunt; Courtauld. Get this from a library. Drawings from the Robert Witt Collection at the Courtaud Institute of Art, London.

[Anthony Blunt; Courtauld Institute of Art.; Arts Council of Great Britain.]. Most of them are represented with stupendous works at The Courtauld: Whilst the large collection of drawings by Rubens and Rembrandt is part of the Princes Gates collection, bequeathed by Count Antoine Seilern, those by the North Italian artist Guercino were collected by Robert Witt.

The Courtauld Institute of Art houses one of the most significant collections of works on paper in Britain, with approximately 7, drawings and watercolours prints ranging Drawings from the Robert Witt Collection at the Courtauld Institute of Art the late Middle Ages to the 20th century avant-garde.

It includes a number of internationally renowned masterpieces by artists such as Dürer, Michelangelo, Rubens, Rembrandt, Cézanne and Turner as. The introduction to the Italian catalog of was written by him. In Witt, together with Samuel Courtauld () and Arthur Hamilton Lee (Viscount Lee of Fareham, ) founded the Courtauld Institute of Art, University of London.

He received. The Courtauld Institute Of Art Vernon Square Penton Rise, King’s Cross London WC1X 9EW T: +44 (0) 20 Somerset House Strand London WC2R 0RN +44 (0) 20 The Courtauld’s Witt Library is a large collection of photographs, reproductions and cuttings of paintings, drawings and engravings of Western Art from c to the present day.

Within its 19 thousand boxes sit just over million images depicting many diverse themes and subjects. The Courtauld Institute was founded in through the philanthropic efforts of the industrialist and art collector Samuel Courtauld, the diplomat and collector Lord Lee of Fareham, and the art historian Sir Robert Witt.

The art collection at the Courtauld was begun by Samuel Courtauld, who in the same year presented an extensive collection of paintings, mainly French Impressionist and Post Director: Ernst Vegelin.

The Witt Library. The Witt is the largest of the two main collections, and consists of photographs, reproductions and cuttings of paintings, drawings and e ngravings of western a rt from to the present day, organised into national “schools”.

Comprising around 2, images in o boxes, and occupying km of shelving, it is believed to be the largest of its type in the UK.

The Witt Library, as the couple referred to it, was the world's largest archive of reproductions of paintings and drawings, and turned their home into an international study center for scholars of art history. The collection was bequeathed to The Courtauld Institute upon the couple's death in Newly acquired drawings for the Witt collection: an exhibition held at the Courtauld Institute Galleries, Woburn Square, London, W.C.1, October to March Courtauld Institute of Art [ Book.

drawing is signed Martinus va Heemsker[ck] inven-tor and dated I as are two other drawings from the same series, one in the British Museum (P1.

29) ' and one still in the Sir Robert Witt collection, now in the Courtauld Institute of Art in London Univer-sity (P1. 30).6 The extraordinary popularity in. Buy Drawings from the Robert Witt Collection at the Courtauld Institute of Art, London by Arts Council of Great Britain (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store.

Author: Arts Council of Great Britain. The Institute was founded in by Samuel Courtauld (), together with the diplomat Lord Lee of Fareham and the art historian Sir Robert Witt.

Students of the Institute have gone on to become directors of some of the world's best art museums, including: the National Gallery London and the National Portrait Gallery, the British. Title: Drawings from the Robert Witt Collection at the Courtauld Institute of Art London Author: The Arts Council Illustrator: Publisher: The Arts Council, London Date: Binding: Softcover ISBN: Condition: Very Good Comments: First edition.

16 drawings from a collection of 37 given to the Courtauld by Robert Witt, including works by Parmigianino (main illustration), Luti, Duperac, Coypel, Zoffany, Benjamin West (second illustration), Sir George Beaumont, Joseph Farington and Legros.

One of two gifts and one bequest to. Courtauld Institute of Art. Drawings from the Witt collection. [London]: The Institute, (OCoLC) Named Person: Robert Clermont Witt, Sir; Robert Clermont Witt, Sir; Robert Clermont Witt; Robert Clermont Witt: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Courtauld Institute of Art.

OCLC Number: Notes: Catalogue of an. Above the fray, ancient trophies are held on high and flags proudly billow. Such is the tumultuous battle scene that Giovanni Battista Foggini (–) lays out for us in his drawing, dated to around –76 (Fig.

The work entered The Courtauld’s collection inhaving formerly belonged to Sir Robert Witt (–). A poem by Sir Robert Witt about the students and the library of The Courtauld.

Our warmest wishes to our /10 students who are graduating on Monday 5 July. The Book Library. Categories. Courtauld Book Library; Tags Books Graduation poetry Sir Robert Witt. The Courtauld Institute Of Art. Somerset House Strand London WC2R 0RN +44 (0)   Timed to coincide with the exhibition Reading Drawings, which showcases inscriptions on drawings in the Courtauld collection, this display in the Prints and Drawings Study Room looks at the function of inscriptions in prints.

The Courtauld Gallery has 7, drawings, but it also has o prints – so we had plenty of works to choose from!The institute was founded by the politician Viscount Lee of Fareham, the industrialist Samuel Courtauld, and the lawyer Sir Robert Witt in The institute was originally located in Portman Square, until the move to Somerset House in