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Creator:
Linwood, Mary, 1755-1845.
Title:
The Linwood gallery of pictures in needle-work : with a biographical sketch of the painters.
Published/Created:
London : Sold by J. Harris, corner of St. Pauls Church Yard, 1811.
London : Printed by Rider and Weed, Little Britain
Physical Description:
vi, [1], 8-71, [1] pages, [3] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 15 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NK9198 L5 L5
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Related Content:
View the catalog record for Linwood's needlepoint picture Tygress, after George Stubbs
Classification:
Books
Notes:
The entry for George Stubbs, pages 33-34, makes an indirect reference is Linwood's Tygress. The original needlework picture is now in the collection of the Yale Center for British Art, Department of Rare Books and Manuscripts (see link provided herewith).
Engravings by Charles Knight.
Title page is engraved.
Printer statement from foot of page 71.
Last page blank.
Fairman, Elisabeth R. Pleasures and pastimes, 105
Exhibition History:
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Pleasures and Pastimes (Yale Center for British Art, 1990-02-21 - 1990-04-29)

Subject Terms:
Decoration and ornament -- England -- London -- Catalogs.
Embroidery -- England -- London -- Catalogs.
Linwood, Mary, 1755-1845.
Needlework -- England -- London -- Catalogs.
Stubbs, George, 1724-1806. Tigress.
Form/Genre:
Engravings -- Hand-colored -- 1811.
Contributors:
Knight, Charles, 1743-1827? engraver.
Harris, J., active 19th century, bookseller, publisher.
Rider and Weed, printer.
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