A miscellany of objects from Sir John Soane’s Museum consisting of paintings, architectural drawings and other curiosities from the collection of Sir John Soane. Photographs by Ole Woldbye.
(London), Laurence King 1992.
Folio. 128pp, 126 photo text ills, many colour. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers. Jill Allibone’s copy, with acquisition date 29 Nov 1996.
A fascinating catalogue of a selection of objects from Soane’s collection with paintings and drawings by Soane’s most famous contemporaries as well as quirky pieces such as the skeleton John Flaxman used for study, and a cork model of an excavated ‘Etruscan’ tomb.