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Wightwick Manor

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The legacy of a family's passion for Victorian art and design, Wightwick Manor (pronounced "Wittick") is a Victorian manor house located on Wightwick Bank, Wolverhampton, West Midlands, England. [1]

38 relations: A454 road, Aestheticism, Arts and Crafts movement, Bookselling, Bridgnorth, Charles Eamer Kempe, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Edward Burne-Jones, Edward Ould, Elizabeth Siddal, England, Evelyn De Morgan, Ford Madox Brown, Geoffrey Mander, Henry Nicholas Paint, Jacobean architecture, John Everett Millais, List of works by Grayson and Ould, Little Moreton Hall, Liverpool, Lucy Madox Brown, Mander family, Manor house, Marie Spartali Stillman, May Morris, National Heritage List for England, National Trust for Places of Historic Interest or Natural Beauty, Oscar Wilde, Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, Register of Historic Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Textile, Timber framing, Victorian era, Wallpaper, West Midlands (county), William De Morgan, William Morris, Wolverhampton.

A454 road

The A454 is a major road in central England.

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Aestheticism

Aestheticism (also the Aesthetic Movement) is an intellectual and art movement supporting the emphasis of aesthetic values more than social-political themes for literature, fine art, music and other arts.

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Arts and Crafts movement

The Arts and Crafts movement was an international movement in the decorative and fine arts that began in Britain and flourished in Europe and North America between about 1880 and 1920, emerging in Japan (the Mingei movement) in the 1920s.

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Bookselling

Bookselling is the commercial trading of books which is the retail and distribution end of the publishing process.

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Bridgnorth

Bridgnorth is a town in Shropshire, England.

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Charles Eamer Kempe

Charles Eamer Kempe (29 June 1837 – 29 April 1907) was a Victorian designer and manufacturer of stained glass.

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Dante Gabriel Rossetti

Gabriel Charles Dante Rossetti (12 May 1828 – 9 April 1882), generally known as Dante Gabriel Rossetti, was a British poet, illustrator, painter and translator, and a member of the Rossetti family.

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Edward Burne-Jones

Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones, 1st Baronet (28 August 183317 June 1898) was a British artist and designer closely associated with the later phase of the Pre-Raphaelite movement, who worked closely with William Morris on a wide range of decorative arts as a founding partner in Morris, Marshall, Faulkner & Co.

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Edward Ould

Edward Augustus Lyle Ould (1852–1909) was an English architect.

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Elizabeth Siddal

Elizabeth Eleanor Siddall (25 July 1829 – 11 February 1862) was an English artist, poet, and artists' model.

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England

England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.

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Evelyn De Morgan

Evelyn De Morgan (30 August 1855 – 2 May 1919) was an English painter whose works were influenced by the style of the Pre-Raphaelite movement.

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Ford Madox Brown

Ford Madox Brown (16 April 1821 – 6 October 1893) was a French-born British painter of moral and historical subjects, notable for his distinctively graphic and often Hogarthian version of the Pre-Raphaelite style.

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Geoffrey Mander

Sir Geoffrey Le Mesurier Mander (6 March 1882 – 9 September 1962), was a Midland industrialist and chairman of Mander Brothers Ltd., paint and varnish manufacturers in Wolverhampton, England, an art collector and radical parliamentarian.

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Henry Nicholas Paint

Henry Nicholas Paint (10 April 1830 – 29 September 1921) was a Canadian politician, shipowner and merchant.

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Jacobean architecture

The Jacobean style is the second phase of Renaissance architecture in England, following the Elizabethan style.

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John Everett Millais

Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Baronet, PRA (8 June 1829 – 13 August 1896) was an English painter and illustrator who was one of the founders of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood.

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List of works by Grayson and Ould

Grayson and Ould was the title of an architectural practice based in Liverpool, Merseyside, England.

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Little Moreton Hall

Little Moreton Hall, also known as Old Moreton Hall, is a moated half-timbered manor house southwest of Congleton in Cheshire, England.

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Liverpool

Liverpool is a city in North West England, with an estimated population of 491,500 in 2017.

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Lucy Madox Brown

Lucy Madox Brown Rossetti (19 July 1843 – 12 April 1894) was an artist, author and model associated with the Pre-Raphaelites and married to the writer and art critic William Michael Rossetti.

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Mander family

The Mander family has held for over 200 years a prominent position in the Midland counties of England, both in the family business and public life.

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Manor house

A manor house was historically the main residence of the lord of the manor.

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Marie Spartali Stillman

Marie Euphrosyne Spartali (Μαρία Ευφροσύνη Σπαρτάλη), later Stillman (10 March 1844 – 6 March 1927), was a British Pre-Raphaelite painter of Greek descent, arguably the greatest female artist of that movement.

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May Morris

Mary "May" Morris (25 March 1862 – 17 October 1938) was an English artisan, embroidery designer, jeweller, socialist, and editor.

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National Heritage List for England

The National Heritage List for England (NHLE) is Historic England's official list of buildings, monuments, parks and gardens, wrecks, battlefields, World Heritage Sites and other heritage assets considered worthy of preservation.

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National Trust for Places of Historic Interest or Natural Beauty

The National Trust, formally the National Trust for Places of Historic Interest or Natural Beauty, is a conservation organisation in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, and the largest membership organisation in the United Kingdom.

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Oscar Wilde

Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills Wilde (16 October 185430 November 1900) was an Irish poet and playwright.

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Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood

The Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood (later known as the Pre-Raphaelites) was a group of English painters, poets, and critics, founded in 1848 by William Holman Hunt, John Everett Millais and Dante Gabriel Rossetti.

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Register of Historic Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England

The Register of Historic Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England provides a listing and classification system for historic parks and gardens similar to that used for listed buildings.

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Textile

A textile is a flexible material consisting of a network of natural or artificial fibres (yarn or thread).

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Timber framing

Timber framing and "post-and-beam" construction are traditional methods of building with heavy timbers, creating structures using squared-off and carefully fitted and joined timbers with joints secured by large wooden pegs.

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Victorian era

In the history of the United Kingdom, the Victorian era was the period of Queen Victoria's reign, from 20 June 1837 until her death on 22 January 1901.

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Wallpaper

Wallpaper is a material used in interior decoration to decorate the interior walls of domestic and public buildings.

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West Midlands (county)

The West Midlands is a metropolitan county and city region in western-central England with a 2014 estimated population of 2,808,356, making it the second most populous county in England.

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William De Morgan

William Frend De Morgan (16 November 1839 – 15 January 1917) was an English potter, tile designer and novelist.

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William Morris

William Morris (24 March 1834 – 3 October 1896) was an English textile designer, poet, novelist, translator, and socialist activist.

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Wolverhampton

Wolverhampton is a city and metropolitan borough in the West Midlands, England.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wightwick_Manor

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