Journals Higher Education



Published: 29 October 2009

384 Pages | Numerous colour and black & white photographs and drawings


ISBN: 9780199237517

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The Marlborough Gems

Formerly at Blenheim Palace, Oxfordshire

John Boardman
Diana Scarisbrick, Claudia Wagner, and Erika Zwierlein-Diehl

  • Complete documentation and illustration of one of the greatest collections of classical gems
  • Fully illustrated in colour throughout
  • Specially written essays locate the collection in the culture of its time and trace its later history