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Thrones, Hakone Open-Air Museum?

Warren, Michael (1950-)

Auction sale of pictures at Christie's, 125 Pall Mall, London

SOURCE: R. Ackermann. The Microcosm of London (London, 1835), vol. I, pl. 6

Exhibition of the Society of Painters in Water-Colour, Bond Street, London

SOURCE: R. Ackermann. The Microcosm of London (London, 1835), vol. II, pl. 34 NOTES: This society, one of two rival societies formed at the beginning of the 19th century in London, was established in 1804. By 1812, both had ceased to exist and were replaced by the Royal Institute of Painters in Water-Colour in 1831 at 17 Carlton House Terrace, London.

Egeskov Castle, Kvaerndrup: pots and gardening gloves in a deep window recess

NOTES: This residence, built by Frands Brockenhuus and completed in 1554, stands in the middle of a lake on a foundation of oak pilings. It underwent an extensive restoration by Helgo Zettervall, a Swedish architect, in the late 19th century.

Palacio de Liria, Madrid: Sala de Goya

Rodriguez Tizon, Ventura (1717-1785)
NOTES: This palace was built for the 3rd Duke of Berwick and Liria, James Stuart Fitz-James, to designs by Ventura Rodriguez. The palace was almost completely destroyed by a bombing raid in 1936. Its faithful reconstruction, which lasted twenty years and involved Sir Edwin Lutyens (for interior rebuilding, circa 1950-1955), commenced once the Civil War was over.

Exeter Hall, Strand, London: perspective sketch of a room, as arranged by George Moore for a meeting of the Architectural Society

Gandy-Deering, John Peter (1787-1850)
NOTES: The room is shown hung with paintings and containing sculptures, architectural models and drawings, all of which are being perused by members of the Architectural Society. Exeter Hall was demolished in 1907 and the Strand Palace Hotel was built on the site.