Society of Antiquaries of London

Society of Antiquaries of London

The Society (founded in 1707) has nearly 3,000 Fellows and manages an important research library and museum collection in Burlington House (London) and Kelmscot
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This is a detail of SH Grimm's drawing of a wall painting in Cowdray House, Sussex, England, depicting the coronation procession of Edward VI. The drawing is on loan to the Museo Correr, Venice, in its exhibition, 'The Image of the European City from the Renaissance to the Enlightenment'.

The Society has several objects on loan to the first temporary exhibition at the new Stonehenge Visitor Centre, 'Set in Stone? How Our Ancestors Saw Stonehenge'. Unfortunately, this painting (in the Society's collection) is not one of the objects on loan.

'Samuel Hieronymus Grimm (1733-1794): A Very English Swiss' at the Kunstmuseum Bern (Swizterland) has four objects on loan from the Society of Antiquaries of London.

'In the Temple of Self' exhibition at the Landeshauptstadt München (Munich, Germany) has four objects on loan from Kelmscott Manor.

Christmas Cards from the Society of Antiquaries of London; designs based on objects from our own Library and Collections. Only £7.00 for a pack of 10 cards and envelopes.