Russel, James, ca. 1720-1763, Letters from a young painter abroad to his friends in England , 1750
Letters from a young painter abroad to his friends in England : adorned with copper plates.
- The second edition.
- London : Printed for W. Russel ..., 1750.
- Physical Description:
- 2 v. : ill. ; 21 cm. (8vo)
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsDG424 R8 1750 Copy 1Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionView by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
- BEIN 1996 252: Bookplate: Frederick Whiley Hilles.
Attributed to John Russell by the Library of Congress, and by Halkett & Laing; to James Russel by the British Museum Catalogue, W.T. Whitley (Artists and their friends in England, 1700-1799. London, 1928), and R.S. Pine- Coffin (Bibliography of British and American travel in Italy to 1860. Firenze, 1974).
Vol. 2 bears no edition statement.
One plate signed Boitard.
BAC: British Art Center has two copies. Copy 1 has the bookplate of the Bristol Education Society and Thomas Llewelyn. Copy 2 has the bookplate of George Abergavenny.
English short title catalogue, T67233
- Subject Terms:
- Abergavenny, George -- Bookplate.Bristol Education Society -- Bookplate.Herculaneum (Extinct city)Hilles, Frederick Whiley, 1900- -- Bookplate.Italy -- Antiquities.Italy -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800.Italy -- Description and travel.Llewelyn, Thomas -- Bookplate.Russel, W. -- Publisher.
- Etchings -- 1750.
Engravings -- 1750.
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