Grand Tour

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Eye For Design: Decorating With Grand Tour Souvenirs Grand Tour, Art Decor, Decoration, Classical Antiquity, Chef D Oeuvre, Objet D'art, Art And Architecture, Old World, Beautiful World

Decorating With Grand Tour Souvenirs

The term "Grand Tour" refers to the 17th and 18th century custom of elite English families sending their sons (and sometimes daughters) on an extensive two to four year European pilgrimage designed to introduce young European nobility to the art and culture of Europe with a focus on France and Italy. Traveling around Europe served to broaden their horizons and was considered an educational rite of passage. The primary value of the Grand Tour was exposure to the classical antiquity. The young…

  Large Vintage Wall Clocks, Large Clock, Gran Tour, Candlesticks, Candelabra, Neoclassical Architecture, Wall Clock Online, Tabletop Accessories, Home Libraries

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  Style Louis Xv, Grands Vases, Objet D'art, Clocks, Auction, Catalogue, Branch Decor, Leaf Garland, Corner Cupboard

Catalogue de la vente Tableaux Anciens, Mobilier et Objets d'Art à Ader - Fin de la vente le 19 juin 2019

Enchérissez en ligne directement auprès de Ader pour la vente Tableaux Anciens, Mobilier et Objets d'Art | Ader

Seven volumes of Paoletti Grand Tour plaster intaglios early century In the form of faux books, each volume titled to spine, enclosing two sets of cameos, titled index page to cover interiors - Dimensions of each volume 10 x 6 x Antique Wax, Grand Tour, Elegant Homes, Wax Seals, Plaster, 19th Century, Art Decor, Sculptures, Obelisks

Seven volumes of Paoletti Grand Tour plaster intaglios early 19th century

Bonhams Fine Art Auctioneers & Valuers: auctioneers of art, pictures, collectables and motor cars

Model of the Roman circular Temple of Vesta at Tivoli, near Rome, by Giovanni Altieri (signed and dated Decoration, Art Decor, Temple, Arch Of Constantine, Architectural Elements, Architectural Models, Central Building, Bank Of England, Renaissance

Bank of England architect Sir John Soane's models to go on display

Miniature models collected by the renowned British architect will be unveiled at the Sir John Soane’s Museum next year

  Round Coffee Table, Modern Coffee Tables, Swedish Christmas, Nesting Tables, Grand Tour, Household Items, Folk Art, 19th Century, Farmhouse Decor

Grand Tour Model,Architectural Model, Swedish Folk Art, 3d Model, Model Mockup, Marble Decor, Bedroom Decor, Farmhouse Decor

Grand Tour Model of a Palladian Portico A finely detailed late 18th, early 19th century Grand Tour model of a Palladian Portico. Incorporating numerous well chosen marbles, including Statuary, Verde Antico, Sienna, Duquesa Rosa, Nero Marquina, and Swedish green. Italian, circa 1800. A compliment to any environment this could be used at locations of your choice and could be custom made for any use, like architectural model, swedish vintage, swedish folk art, swedish christmas, model, 3d…

Pair of Grand Tour Busts Marcus Aurelius and Lucius Verus. Grand Tour, Buddha, Tours, Sculpture, Statue, Art, Art Background, Kunst, Sculptures

Pair of Grand Tour Busts Marcus Aurelius and Lucius Verus.

Display your collection with other specimen marble architectural features like this Italian Neoclassical specimen marble and alabaster surtout de table - first quarter century Gran Tour, Art Decor, Decoration, Greek Art, Ancient Rome, Ancient Greece, Objet D'art, Neoclassical, Decorative Items

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Grand Tour specimen marble and porphyry columns. Grand Tour, Site Design, Columns, How To Find Out, Candle Holders, Marble, Carving, Tours, Antiques

CA1063 Pair of Grand Tour Porphyry Specimen Marble Table Columns.

Grand Tour Small Model of the Temple of Castor and Pollox Grand Tour, Site Design, Will Smith, Temple, Objects, Bronze, Tours, Interiors, Antiques

Grand Tour Small Model of the Temple of Castor and Pollox.

Antique Chased Silver Snuff Box Set with Fine Italian Micromosaic Plaque century Antique Boxes, Antique Clocks, Antique Silver, Decorative Objects, Decorative Boxes, Gold Interior, Grand Tour, Plaque, Solid Gold

Antique micromosaic plaque set on a chased silver snuff box

This curious object, crafted in the style of a Grand Tour souvenir, combines a detailed Italian micromosaic plaque with an antique silver snuffbox.

The April 5 European Furniture & Decorative Arts auction in Boston features Fine Silver and Souvenirs of the Grand Tour from the Collection of Thomas S. Holman along with an eclectic group of fine objects from a variety of countries and time periods. Grand Tour, Bastille, Art Decor, Decoration, Tabletop Accessories, European Furniture, Antique Desk, Classical Art, Objet D'art

Souvenirs of The Grand Tour | The Collection of Thomas S. Holman

In the 18th and early 19th century, wealthy young Englishmen embarked to the Continent on lengthy travels, known as the Grand Tour. The voyage could last months or even years, and was ostensibly meant to round out one's education, which still emphasized a strong knowledge of Classical arts and architecture, languages, history, literature, and philosophy.