Synopses & Reviews
The largest surviving portion of the first major collection of Classical antiquities in Britain - the sculptures and inscriptions collected in the early 17th century by Thomas Howard, Earl of Arundel for his London house and garden - is in the Antiquities Department of the Ashmolean Museum. This handbook tracks their eventful history.
This sought-after publication is the newest in the Ashmolean Handbook series. The Arundel and Pomfret Marbles have fascinated the cognoscenti for generations. Michael Vickers brings the dramatic story together, tracking the eventful history of these works of classical antiquities before they came to rest in the University of