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Society of Dilettanti drawings, prints, and letters, 1806-1880

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INVENTORY OF THE SOCIETY OF DILETTANTI DRAWINGS, PRINTS, AND LETTERS, 1806-1880

Title: Society of Dilettanti drawings, prints, and letters
Dates: 1806-1880
Number: 840199
Creator/Collector: Society of Dilettanti (London, England)
Extent: 28.64 linear feet (14 boxes)
Abstract: A collection reflecting the publishing work of the Society of Dilettanti, an English group that promoted the study of ancient sculpture and architecture, primarily that of Greece and the eastern Mediterranean. Drawings and printed proofs relate to three of the Society's major publications: Specimens of Antient [sic] Sculpture, Aegyptian, Etruscan, Greek, and Roman; Antiquities of Ionia; and Unedited antiquities of Attica.
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Language: Collection material is in English
Repository: The Getty Research Institute
Special Collections
Research Library
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Los Angeles, California, 90049-1688
(310) 440-7390
Author: Finding aid prepared by Isabella Zuralski


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