18 relations: Blue plaque, British Museum, Charles Dickens, Cheyne Walk, Daniel Maclise, George Eliot, John Goss (composer), London County Council, Michael Bloomberg, Queen Anne style architecture, Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland, Royal Numismatic Society, Society of Antiquaries of London, Survey of London, Walter Godfrey, William Dyce, William Sandys Wright Vaux, 6 Cheyne Walk.
A blue plaque is a permanent sign installed in a public place in the United Kingdom and elsewhere to commemorate a link between that location and a famous person, event, or former building on the site, serving as a historical marker.
The British Museum, located in the Bloomsbury area of London, United Kingdom, is a public institution dedicated to human history, art and culture.
Charles John Huffam Dickens (7 February 1812 – 9 June 1870) was an English writer and social critic.
Cheyne Walk is an historic road, in Chelsea, London, in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea.
Daniel Maclise (25 January 180625 April 1870) was an Irish history, literary and portrait painter, and illustrator, who worked for most of his life in London, England.
Mary Anne Evans (22 November 1819 – 22 December 1880; alternatively "Mary Ann" or "Marian"), known by her pen name George Eliot, was an English novelist, poet, journalist, translator, and one of the leading writers of the Victorian era.
Sir John Goss (27 December 1800 – 10 May 1880) was an English organist, composer and teacher.
London County Council (LCC) was the principal local government body for the County of London throughout its existence from 1889 to 1965, and the first London-wide general municipal authority to be directly elected.
Michael Rubens Bloomberg (born on February 14, 1942) is an American businessman, engineer, author, politician, and philanthropist.
The Queen Anne style in Britain refers to either the English Baroque architectural style approximately of the reign of Queen Anne (reigned 1702–1714), or a revived form that was popular in the last quarter of the 19th century and the early decades of the 20th century (when it is also known as Queen Anne revival).
The Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland, commonly known as the Royal Asiatic Society (RAS), was established, according to its Royal Charter of 11 August 1824, to further "the investigation of subjects connected with and for the encouragement of science, literature and the arts in relation to Asia." From its incorporation the Society has been a forum, through lectures, its journal, and other publications, for scholarship relating to Asian culture and society of the highest level.
The Royal Numismatic Society (RNS) is a learned society and charity based in London, United Kingdom which promotes research into all branches of numismatics.
The Society of Antiquaries of London (SAL) is a learned society "charged by its Royal Charter of 1751 with 'the encouragement, advancement and furtherance of the study and knowledge of the antiquities and history of this and other countries'." It is based at Burlington House, Piccadilly, London (a building owned by the UK government), and is a registered charity.
The Survey of London is a research project to produce a comprehensive architectural survey of the former County of London.
Walter Hindes Godfrey CBE, FSA, FRIBA (1881–1961), was an English architect, antiquary, and architectural and topographical historian.
Prof William Dyce (Aberdeen 19 September 1806 – 14 February 1864) was a distinguished Scottish artist, who played a significant part in the formation of public art education in the United Kingdom, as perhaps the true parent of the South Kensington Schools system.
William Sandys Wright Vaux FRS (28 February 1818 – 21 June 1885), was a celebrated English antiquary and numismatist of the 19th century.
6 Cheyne Walk is a Grade II* listed house on Cheyne Walk, Chelsea, London, built in 1718.