Museums, galleries, and archives featured in RÊVE

Abbotsford
Exhibits: Sir Walter Scott’s Elbow Chair: The Seat of Power
Links: https://www.scottsabbotsford.com/

Adam Mickiewicz Museum of Literature
Exhibits: Adam Mickiewicz’s Tie Pin
Links: http://muzeumliteratury.pl/

Ashmolean Museum
Exhibits: The ‘Messiah’ Violin
Links: https://www.ashmolean.org/

The British Library
Exhibits: Every House of the Ant-Hill on the Plain: Richard Horwood’s London
Links: https://www.bl.uk/

The British Museum
Exhibits: A Ha’pennyworth of Sedition
Links: https://www.britishmuseum.org/collection

Casa-Museu Medeiros e Almeida
Exhibits: The Junot-Wellington Watch
Links: http://www.casa-museumedeirosealmeida.pt/

Central State Historical Archives of Ukraine, Lviv
Exhibits: Manuscript of 40 verses of Mickiewicz’s “Pan Tadeusz”
Links: https://tsdial.archives.gov.ua/index.html

Chawton House Library
Exhibits: The European Jane Austen
Links: https://chawtonhouse.org/

Cowper and Newton Museum
Exhibits: A poster advertising the opening of William Cowper’s house in Olney as a museum, 1900; William Hayley’s Tribute Tea-Caddy; Cowper’s Letter Cabinet; A Lace Boudoir Cap and Lace Undersleeves; Mrs Unwin’s Spectacles; William Cowper’s garden netting: weaving nets for bird-alluring fruit; William Cowper’s Shaving Mirror; William Cowper’s Summer House; William Cowper’s Pocket Watch; Cowper’s Windowpane; Collection: Romantic Dwelling
Links: https://cowperandnewtonmuseum.org.uk/

Erasmus Darwin House
Exhibits: Erasmus Darwin’s Artificial Bird
Links: https://www.erasmusdarwin.org/

Frankfurter Goethe-Museum
Exhibits: Bettina von Arnim’s handbag
Links: https://goethehaus.museum-digital.de/

Herbert Art Gallery & Museum
Exhibits: George Eliot’s Piano
Links: https://www.theherbert.org/

Houghton Library, Harvard
Exhibits: Transcript of Poems, by John Keats
Links: https://library.harvard.edu/libraries/houghton

Göttingen University Ethnographic Collection
Exhibits: A Mourning Dress brought back from Tahiti by Captain James Cook
Links: https://www.uni-goettingen.de/en/28899.html

Istituzione Biblioteca Classense
Exhibits: Teresa Guiccioli’s Travelling Chest; Byron’s hair
Links: https://www.classense.ra.it/

Jane Austen’s House (Chawton Cottage)
Exhibits: A Fragment of a Letter in Jane Austen’s Hand
Links: https://janeaustens.house/

The Johnston House Museum
Exhibits: The Toussaint Timepiece: Trophy of War?
Links: https://johnstoncollection.org/

Keats House
Exhibits: The engagement ring given by John Keats to Fanny Brawne
Links: https://www.cityoflondon.gov.uk/things-to-do/keats-house/Pages/default.aspx

Library of Congress
Exhibits: Fragment of a cancelled copper plate from William Blake’s America; The notebook shared by the Shelleys, 1814-1818
Links: https://www.loc.gov/

Lloyds Bank Archive and Museum
Exhibits: Herries & Co Circular Note
Links: https://www.lloydsbankinggroup.com/our-group/our-heritage/our-archives/

Maison de Chateaubriand
Exhibits: Chateaubriand’s Cedar
Links: https://vallee-aux-loups.hauts-de-seine.fr

Maison de Victor Hugo, Paris
Exhibits: The Table of Inkwells
Links: https://www.maisonsvictorhugo.paris.fr/en

Musée National d’Histoire et d’Art, Luxembourg
Exhibits: Romantic ruins in a Luxembourg landscape: William II and B.C. Koekkoek’s View of the Castle of Larochette (1848)
Links: https://www.mnha.lu/

The National Museum of Denmark
Exhibits: The Golden Horns
Links: https://en.natmus.dk/

Petőfi Literary Museum
Exhibits: Sándor Petőfi’s Wallet
Links: https://pim.hu/

The Princes Czartoryski Museum
Exhibits: Shakespeare’s Chair and the Polish Princess
Links: https://mnk.pl/branch/the-princes-czartoryski-museum

Robert Burns Birthplace Museum
Exhibits: The Fiddle that taught Robert Burns his manners
Links: https://www.nts.org.uk/visit/places/robert-burns-birthplace-museum

Royal Academy of Arts
Exhibits: A Cloud
Links: https://www.royalacademy.org.uk/

 

The Royal Danish Library
Exhibits: The letter that instigated the nation-wide competition that inspired Adam Oehlenschläger to write the unofficial Danish national anthem
Links: http://www5.kb.dk/en/

Royal Irish Academy
Exhibits: Thomas Moore’s Harp
Links: https://www.ria.ie/library

Taylor Institution Library
Exhibits: A Lock of Goethe’s Hair (blog post) ; A Lock of Goethe’s Hair (poem)
Links: https://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/taylor

University of Glasgow Library
Exhibits: Robert Burns’s ‘Kilmarnock’ Edition (1786)
Links: https://www.gla.ac.uk/myglasgow/library/collections/

Victoria & Albert Museum
Exhibits: Tippoo’s Tiger; Plate from the ‘Frog Service’; A Christmas Entertainment in London, Jan 11th, 1826
Links: https://www.vam.ac.uk/

The Wordsworth Trust
Exhibits: A copy of Wordsworth’s Guide to the Lakes, 1822; Two pages from Dorothy Wordsworth’s Grasmere Journal
Links: https://wordsworth.org.uk/