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John Flaxman letter to Benjamin West, [1812]

Creator:
Flaxman, John, 1755-1826  Search this
Flaxman, John, 1755-1826  Search this
Theme:
American Art and Artists in a Global Context  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10061
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212923
AAA_collcode_flaxjohn
Theme:
American Art and Artists in a Global Context
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_212923

John Flaxman letter to Benjamin West

Creator:
Flaxman, John, 1755-1826  Search this
Extent:
1 Item ((on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
[1812]
Scope and Contents:
Flaxman recommends an unspecified person for employment in [West's] "Showroom."
Provenance:
Provenance unknown.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Identifier:
AAA.flaxjohn
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-flaxjohn

Flaxman's Anatomical studies for the use of artists

Artist:
Flaxman, John 1755-1826  Search this
Michelangelo Buonarroti 1475-1564  Search this
Engraver:
Landseer, Henry active 1833  Search this
Writer of added commentary:
Robertson, William  Search this
Dedicatee:
Chantrey, Francis Sir 1781-1841  Search this
Attributed name:
Claussin, Ignace Joseph de 1795-1844  Search this
Etcher:
Clauson, de M. active 1833  Search this
Publisher:
Nattali, Michael Angelo  Search this
Former owner:
Harrison, Brooking A. W (Brooking Alfred Wrankmore) 1860-1930 DSI  Search this
Preston, L. active 1938 DSI  Search this
Inscriber:
Great Britain Department of Science and Art DSI  Search this
Physical description:
13, [1] pages, 22 leaves of plates : illustrations ; 51 cm
Type:
Nonprojected graphics
Date:
1833
Topic:
Anatomy, Artistic  Search this
Figure drawing  Search this
Human figure in art  Search this
Call number:
NC765 .F53 1833
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1101113

The Odyssey of Homer / engraved from the compositions of Iohn Flaxman R.A. sculptor, London

Title:
Flaxman's designs from the Odyssey of Homer DSI
Flaxman Odyssey DSI
Artist:
Flaxman, John 1755-1826  Search this
Translator:
Pope, Alexander 1688-1744  Search this
Engraver:
Parker, James 1750-1805  Search this
Neagle, James 1760?-1822  Search this
Bookseller:
Evans, R. H (Robert Harding) 1777-1857  Search this
Miller, William 1769-1844  Search this
Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme  Search this
John and Arthur Arch  Search this
Author:
Homer Odyssey Selections English  Search this
Former owner:
Peacock, Edward DSI  Search this
Marsh, George P (George Perkins) 1801-1882 DSI  Search this
Subject:
Homer Odyssey  Search this
Physical description:
[1], 34 leaves of plates : all illustrations (engravings) ; 29 x 45 cm
Type:
Illustrations
Illustrated works
Engravings
Place:
Great Britain
Date:
1805
19th century
Topic:
Epic poetry, Greek  Search this
Neoclassicism (Art)  Search this
Call number:
PA4033.A5 F53 1805
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_538318

The classical compositions of John Flaxman, R.A., sculptor, comprising the Iliad and Odyssey of Homer, and the tragedies of Aeschylus, engraved at Rome by Piroli; and the Theogony, and Works and days of Hesiod engraved by William Blake

Author:
Flaxman, John 1755-1826  Search this
Engraver:
Piroli, Tommaso ca. 1752-1824  Search this
Blake, William 1757-1827  Search this
Subject:
Homer  Search this
Aeschylus  Search this
Hesiod  Search this
Flaxman, John 1755-1826  Search this
Physical description:
[4] p., 149 leaves of plates in various foliations. chiefly illus. 46 cm
Type:
Books
Illustrations
Date:
1870
Call number:
NB497 .F63 1870
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_759987

Compositions of the "Acts of mercy" / drawn by the late John Flaxman ; engraved by F.C. Lewis

Title:
Acts of mercy
Under the patronage of His Majesty
Author:
Flaxman, John 1755-1826  Search this
Flaxman, Maria 1768-1833  Search this
Denman, Maria d. 1861  Search this
Engraver:
Lewis, Frederick Christian 1779-1856  Search this
Binder:
Bailer Bros. (Firm) DSI  Search this
Subject:
Flaxman, John 1755-1826  Search this
Physical description:
[2] p., [8] leaves of plates : all ill. ; 35 x 51 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Date:
1831
Topic:
Corporal works of mercy  Search this
Call number:
NC242.F57 A28 1831
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_782303

John Flaxman 1755-1826 : sculptor, illustrator, designer / David Irwin

Author:
Irwin, David G  Search this
Subject:
Flaxman, John 1755-1826  Search this
Physical description:
xviii, 249 p. : ill., ports. ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1979
Call number:
N40.1.F592 .I79 1979
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_603926

John Flaxman : 10th March-9th April 1976 / presented by Christopher Powney and Heim Gallery (London) Ltd

Author:
Heim Gallery  Search this
Flaxman, John 1755-1826  Search this
Christopher Powney (Gallery)  Search this
Subject:
Flaxman, John 1755-1826 Exhibitions  Search this
Physical description:
[85] p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1976
Call number:
NC242.F57 A4 1976
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_645346

The Odyssey of Homer, in the English verse translation by Alexander Pope; illustrated with the classical designs of John Flaxman

Author:
Homer  Search this
Pope, Alexander 1688-1744  Search this
Flaxman, John 1755-1826  Search this
Physical description:
2 p. ., vii-xvi p., 1 ., 357 p., 1 . XXXII pl. 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1942
[1942]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_523692

The Iliad of Homer, in the English verse translation by Alexander Pope, illustrated with the classical designs of John Flaxman

Author:
Homer  Search this
Pope, Alexander 1688-1744  Search this
Flaxman, John 1755-1826  Search this
Physical description:
xxviii, 478 p. xxxix pl. 27 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1943
[1943]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_523693

John Flaxman, Mythologie und Industrie : [Hamburger Kunsthalle, 20. April bis 3. Juni 1979 / Herausgeber: Werner Hofmann]

Author:
Flaxman, John 1755-1826  Search this
Hofmann, Werner 1928-2013  Search this
British Council  Search this
Physical description:
224 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1979
Call number:
N40.1.F592 H2
N40.1.F592H2
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_300456

Homērou Ilias = The Iliad of Homer : from the text of Wolf : with English notes and Flaxman's illustrative designs / edited by C.G. Felton

Author:
Homer  Search this
Felton, C. C (Cornelius Conway) 1807-1862  Search this
Flaxman, John 1755-1826  Search this
Williams, Erastus Clark 1816-1878  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 476 p. : ill. ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1834
Call number:
PA4019 .A2 1834Z
PA4019.A2 1834Z
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_342041

Wedgewood and his works. A selection of his plaques, cameos, medallions, vases, etc. from the design of Flaxman and others. [Microform] Reproduced in permanent photography by the autotype process. With a sketch of his life and the progress of his fine-art manufactures, by Eliza Meteyard

Author:
Meteyard, Eliza 1816-1879  Search this
Subject:
Wedgewood, Josiah 1730-1795  Search this
Flaxman, John 1755-1826  Search this
Physical description:
viii p., 1 l., 68 p., 27 l. illus., 73 phot. (incl. front.) mounted on XXVIII l. 37 cm
Type:
Microforms
Date:
1982
1873
Topic:
Wedgwood ware  Search this
Call number:
mfm 814
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_377307

Lectures on sculpture : as delivered before the president and members of the Royal Academy / by John Flaxman, Esq. R.A

Author:
Flaxman, John 1755-1826  Search this
Westmacott, Richard Sir 1775-1856  Search this
Physical description:
5 p. l., x, 303 p. : front., 52 pl. (incl. plan) ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1838
Topic:
Sculpture  Search this
Call number:
NB1140.F65X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_206465

Flaxman and Europe : the outline illustrations and their influence / Sarah Symmons

Author:
Symmons, Sarah  Search this
Subject:
Flaxman, John 1755-1826 Influence  Search this
Physical description:
303 p., 107 p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
England
Date:
1984
18th century
Topic:
Illustration of books  Search this
Neoclassicism (Art)--Influence  Search this
Call number:
N40.1.F592x S9 1984
N40.1.F592xS9 1984
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_228475

Catalogue of an exhibition of original drawings by John Flaxman, R.A. : with an introductory essay / by Martin Birnbaum

Author:
Scott & Fowles (Firm)  Search this
Birnboym, Marṭin  Search this
Subject:
Flaxman, John 1755-1826  Search this
Physical description:
31, [1] p., [1] leaf of plates : port. ; 20 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1918
Call number:
NC15.N5 S42 1918
NC15.N5S42 1918
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_228833

Lectures on sculpture, as delivered before the president and members of the Royal academy

Author:
Flaxman, John 1755-1826  Search this
Physical description:
xv, 312 p. front. (port.) 52 pl. (incl. plan) 19 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1874
Topic:
Sculpture  Search this
Call number:
NB1140.F6 1874
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_103311

Compositions from the Tragedies of Aeschylus / designed by John Flaxman; engraved by Thomas Piroli. The original drawings in the possession of ths [sic] Countess Dowager Spencer

Author:
Flaxman, John 1755-1826  Search this
Engraver:
Piroli, Tommaso ca. 1752-1824  Search this
Subject:
Aeschylus Tragedies Illustrations  Search this
Physical description:
30 leaves of plates : all ill. ; 33 x 45 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1793
1793?]
Call number:
NC242.F57 A3
NC242.F57A3
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_113924

John Flaxman, 1755-1826, by W.G. Constable ..

Author:
Constable, W. G (William George) 1887-  Search this
Subject:
Flaxman, John 1755-1826  Search this
Physical description:
3 p. l., ix-xvi, 128 p. front., XXXI pl. (incl. ports.) 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1927
Call number:
N40.1.F592 C7
N40.1.F592C7
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_118578

Lectures on sculpture : as delivered before the president and members of the Royal academy

Author:
Flaxman, John 1755-1826  Search this
Physical description:
xv, 312 p., 52 leaves of plates : ill., port. ; 19 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1979
1881
Topic:
Sculpture  Search this
Call number:
NB1140 .F6 1980
NB1140.F6 1980
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_124394

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