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George Wickes, 1698-1761, royal goldsmith

by Elaine Barr

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Published by Rizzoli, in association with Christie"s in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Wickes, George, 1698-1761.,
    • Goldsmiths -- England -- Biography.,
    • Goldwork -- England -- History -- 18th century.,
    • Silverwork -- England -- History -- 18th century.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementElaine Barr.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNK7198.W53 B37 1980
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 210 p., [1] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages210
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4094169M
      ISBN 100847803260
      LC Control Number80005472

        GEORGE WICKES () George Wickes, whose life and work was discussed by Elaine Barr in her comprehensive work, George Wickes, Royal Goldsmith , London, , was born in Bury St Edmunds, the son of James Wickes, an upholsterer and his wife apprenticed through the Goldsmiths’ Company to Samuel Wastell on 2 December , having made . George Wickes is in the first ranks of London's eighteenth-century master silversmiths, and, in fact, the firm he founded still holds the appointment to Britain's Royal Family. His work combined the traditional formality of English Silver with the more daring ideas imported from France by the Huguenots.

      Mar 1, - The company that was to become Garrard was founded by George Wickes (–), who entered his mark in Goldsmiths' Hall in Wickes set up business in Threadneedle Street in the City of London in ; the company moved to Panton Street off Haymarket in central London in as a goldsmith and provider of jewellery and other luxury items to aristocratic patrons. Elaine Barr, author of George Wickes, , royal goldsmith, on LibraryThing LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers Home Groups Talk Zeitgeist.

      The company that was to become Garrard was founded by George Wickes (–), who entered his mark in Goldsmiths' Hall in Wickes set up business in Threadneedle Street in the City of London in ; the company moved to Panton Street off Haymarket in central London in as a goldsmith and provider of jewellery and other luxury. The company that was to become Garrard was founded by George Wickes (–), who entered his mark in Goldsmiths' Hall in Wickes set up business in Threadneedle Street in the City of London in ; the company moved to Panton Street off Haymarket in central London in as a goldsmith and provider of jewellery and other luxury items to aristocratic patrons.


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Catalogue Note The arms are those of Richard Annesley, Earl of Anglesey, also Viscount Valentia, Baron Mount-Norris and Baron Altham of Ireland. Issuu is a digital publishing platform that makes it simple to publish magazines, catalogs, newspapers, books, and more online.

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The company moved to Panton Street off Haymarket in central London in as a goldsmith and provider of jewellery and other luxury items to aristocratic patrons. A GEORGE III SCOTTISH PROVINCIAL TEA SPOON plain with a single drop bowl, maker's mark only, by Alexander Stewart of Tain & Inverness ; " ( cms) long; oz £ 21 A GEORGE II IRISH PROVINCIAL BRIGHT-CUT TEA SPOON.

Circular, silver-gilt dish with gadrooned border chased at intervals with leaves within an applied band of scrolling strapwork and foliage on punched ground, the centre engraved with the Royal coat of arms and Garter motto.

Place of Origin. London (assayed) Date. (hallmarked) Artist/maker. Wickes, George (maker) Materials and Techniques. The arms are those of Frederick-Lewis, Prince of Wales ().

George Wickes held the position of goldsmith to the Prince of Wales. Research by Arthur Grimwade traces this basket to an entry in Wickes's ledger, Ap "His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales, folioAp ," among other items: "2 bread baskets - Lady Archibald Hamilton - oz.

12 dwts. - 9s 2d per. Silver-gilt, circular dish with gadrooned border chased at intervals with leaves, within is an applied band of scrolling strapwork and foliage on a punched ground, the centre is engraved with the with the Royal coat of arms, Royal motto and Garter motto.

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