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Limoges enamel. Study by S Caudron

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Limoges enamel. Study by S Caudron
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Paper; contents page + ff. 137 + bibliography + 59 figures. Folio. Photocopies in a binder of dark and light green cloth.
Scope and content
Les émaux champlevés méridionaux dans les cabinets d'amateurs britanniques des XVIIe et XVIIIe siècles' by Simone Caudron (Mémoire de maîtrise d'Histoire de l'Art et d'Archéologie, Paris, Oct. 1975). French. Photocopies of typescript and of 59 illustrations. An account of Limoges-type enamels known to have been in British collections with changes of locations so far as known to the author. See pp. 101-2, figs. 45, 46, for the reliquary showing the martyrdom of St Thomas Becket in SA collections (Mus. Cat., no. 110). Includes references, with extracts, to SA Minute Books. See also S. Caudron, 'Emaux champlevés de Limoges et amateurs britanniques du XVIIIe siècle', Bulletin de la Société Archéologique et Historique du Limousin, 103 (1976), 137-68, and 'Les châsses de reliquaires de Thomas Becket émaillées à Limoges: leur géographie historique', ibid., 121 (1993), 53-83; A.J., 60 (1980), 350-2.
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Archival history
Presented by the author, 1976. Giftbook entries, Jan.1976, 24 Nov.1977.