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Record NGA2/2/22

Archive reference number NGA2/2/22
Title

Research for 'Life of Holbein'

Date 1865-1866
Description

Notebook containing notes on portraits by Holbein at Longford Castle, Windsor, Colnaghi's, Montague House, Norfolk House, South Kensington Museum, Thorndon (Essex), Barber's Company Hall, Royal College of Surgeons (Lincoln's Inn Fields), Ridgeway and Sons (2 Waterloo Place), Robinsons (16 Pelham Crescent), Christ's Hospital, St Bartholomew's Hospital, Sion (Syon) House, Petworth and Dulwich. The notes include a brief description of each portrait: dimensions, medium, details of sitter, pen and ink sketches, labels, monograms and inscriptions with comments on form and technique. Includes Hans Holbein's 'Jean de Dinteville and Georges de Selve ('The Ambassadors')' (NG1314) and 'Christina of Denmark, Duchess of Milan' (NG2475)

Record type Item
Alternative reference numbers NG32/42
Paintings referenced in this record NG1314, NG2475

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