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Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68)

Musée du Louvre [v.2]: enamels c. 1855

Leather-bound photograph album | 59.2 x 44.2 x 4.2 cm (album) | RCIN 2864497

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Album containing 56 photographs (RCINs 2864498-2864553) of a selection of artefacts decorated with enamels and kept at the time in the collection of the Musée du Louvre.
  • Creator(s)

    Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68) (photographer)

    Subject(s)
    Louvre, Le [Paris]
  • 59.2 x 44.2 x 4.2 cm (album)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • albums
          • photograph albums
      • printed & manuscript material
        • books
          • book: full leather bound
            • book: full leather bound in morocco
              • book: full leather bound in blue morocco
          • book: all edges gilt
    Subject(s)
    • Archaeology
      • Prehistory
        • Artefacts
    • Arts, Recreation, Entertainment & Sport
      • Photography
        • Photographs

Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68)

'The Death of the Virgin'

Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68)

'Enamelled Crosier. 13th Century'

Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68)

'A reliquary in Enamel. 8th Century'

Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68)

Venus and Cupid

Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68)

François de Guise

Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68)

'Henry 2nd of France. Enamel by Léonard Limosin'

Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68)

'Enamel by Léonard Limosin'

Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68)

'Cup in Enamel by Léonard Limosin'

Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68)

'Interior of Enamelled Cup by Léonard Limosin'

Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68)

'Cover of Enamelled Cup by Léonard Limosin'

Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68)

'Cover in Enamel  by Jean Courtois' 

Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68)

'Enamel in Metal of Minerva, by Jean de Court'

Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68)

Painted enamel ewer stand

Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68)

Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68)

Enamelled roundel with battle scene

Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68)

Enamelled roundel with battle scene

Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68)

'The Virgin Mary. Enamel by Martin Didier'

Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68)

'A Plate. Murder of the Innocents'

Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68)

'Neptune and Amphitrite. Enamel'

Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68)

'Ewer in Enamel'

Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68)

'Enamelled Jug'

Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68)

'The reverse of Enamel of "The Lord's Supper"'

Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68)

'The reverse of Enamel of [...] of Moses"

Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68)

'Enamelled Box'

Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68)

'Enamelled Box'

Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68)

'Coffer in Enamel'

Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68)

'Enamelled Coffer'