<< YCBA Home Yale Center for British Art Yale Center for British Art << YCBA Home

YCBA Collections Search

 
Creator:
Boydell, Josiah, 1752-1817.
Title(s):

Suggestions towards forming a plan for the encouragement, improve-ment, and benefit, of the arts and manufactures in this country on a commercial basis : in two letters addressed to Robert Udney ... dated December 22 and 23, 1801 / by Josiah Boydell.

Published/Created:
London : W. Bulmer and Co., [1805].
Physical Description:
iv, 20 p. ; 34 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NX705.5 G7 B78 1805+ Oversize
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: The Study Room is open to Yale ID holders by appointment. Please visit the Study Room page on our website for more details.

Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Date from preface.
Boydell's plea for a national museum run on commercial lines with exhibitions of new work for sale and a program of publishing engravings of works by ancient and modern artists.
BAC: Original wrappers removed; unbound.
Subject Terms:
Art patronage -- Great Britain.
Boydell, Josiah, 1752-1817 -- Correspondence.
Bulmer (W.) and Co. -- Publisher.
Museums -- Great Britain.
Udney, Robert -- Correspondence.
Export:
XML


If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.