Harlaxton Manor - Paintings, Furnishings and Furniture Inventories

Scope and Content

Various inventories of paintings which have been present at Harlaxton Manor


  • pai/2/1 Harlaxton College, University of Evansville - British Campus, Inventory of Pictures, taken October 1986. Valued by Sotheby's, 1978 (values removed from this copy)
  • pai/2/2 Draft Inventory & Valuation of Furniture and Furnishings, a Tapestry, European Works of Art, Pictures and Garden Statuary at Harlaxton Manor. Sotheby's, London, 1993. Taken for the purpose of Saleroom Estimated Values and Insurance [on Manor Research Drive; 4 further copies with various annotations]
  • pai/2/3 Harlaxton Manor - Pictures [undated; annotated List A]
  • pai/2/4 Long Gallery Paintings, lists derived from Sotheby's listing, 1994
  • pai/2/5 Harlaxton College - Inventory of Pictures, Collated list (from 3 sources), October 2010 [on MRD; 7 x copies; one copy annotated by Suzanne Kingsley dated June 2014]
  • pai/2/6/1 Email from Jan Beckett dated Oct 2010 re. the collated list
  • pai/2/6/2 Email from Sally Munton dated January 2011 re. Piper family contact and Jesuit painting expert
  • pai/2/6/3 Email from Mark Valenzuela dated Nov 2014 re. Jesuit paintings and statuary
  • pai/2/7 Extracts from books about Raphael's Pope Leo X painting, original in Uffizi, Florence (copy in Long Gallery)

Access Information

By appointment only

Alternative Form Available

Most of the paintings currently hanging in Harlaxton Manor are copies of originals

Archivist's Note

Added by Linda Dawes, College Librarian, July 2017

Conditions Governing Use

With permission of the copyright holder