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Fitzwilliam Museum

(ˌfɪtzˈwɪljəm)
n
(Placename) a museum, attached to Cambridge University and founded in 1816, noted esp for its paintings and collections devoted to the applied arts
[C19: named after the 7th Viscount Fitzwilliam of Merrion, who donated the first collection]
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The Last of England - Ford Madox Brown (Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery / The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge) (1852-55 and a later painting in 1860)
As well as Birmingham, participating museums include the Geffrye Museum, London; British Museum; Museum of London; Temple Newsam House, Leeds; Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, and the National Museum and Gallery, Cardiff.
A few pictures from the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, have taken refuge in the London National Gallery whilst builders are at work in the Museum.
The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, founded in 1816 and one of the oldest public museums in the country, holds the collections of art and treasures of Cambridge University.
Both are Cluniac and closely related to Benedictine practice: the Antiphonal/Missal (Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, manuscript 369) and the Breviary (Bodleian Library, Oxford, University College 101).
of Oslo, Norway, the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, the UK; Lund U.
Visitors to the town's museum and art gallery can walk into a Greek temple created to see a fascinating array of objects on loan from Manchester Museum and the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
Duncan Robinson, of the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, said: "Experts are confident they can be restored.
This touring exhibition, organised jointly by the National Galleries of Scotland and the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, is the first to concentrate on this aspect of his work and includes virtually all his etchings since 1946.
The painting Teresa of Avila's Vision of a Dove by Sir Peter Paul Rubens will hang in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
Mann, Catalogue of the Music in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, [London: C.
In a painting in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, attributed to the studio of Zurbaran, a woman in a yellow dress and a blue silk cloak stands in profile, facing left (Fig.