Peter Stewart is Professor of Ancient Art and Director of the Classical Art Research Centre at the University of Oxford. He is the author of ‘A Catalogue of the Sculpture Collection at Wilton House’ (Archaeopress, 2020).

The South Cloister at Wilton House, designed by James Wyatt in c. 1801.

In the 18th century, collecting antiquities was a curiously creative pursuit

Thomas Herbert’s collection of ancient sculpture at Wilton House was heralded during his lifetime – but it relied on somewhat fanciful premises

30 Jan 2021

The lost art of Greek bronzes

In search of the lost art of the Greek bronze

25 Jul 2015