The gentleman's and connoisseur's dictionary of painters : containing a complete collection, and account, of the most distinguished artists, ... extracted from the most authentic writters ... : to which are added, two catalogues : the one, a catalogue of the disciples of the most famous masters, ... the other, a catalogue of those painters, who initiated the works of the eminent masters ... / by the Reb. M. Pilkington, A.M. Vicar of Donabate and Portraine, in the diocese of Dublin.
- London : Printed for T. Cadell (successor to Mr. Millar) in the Strand, MDCCLXX 
- Physical Description:
- xxxiv, 723 p. ; 30 cm.
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsND34 .P5 1770+ Copy 1 OversizeView by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
- English short title catalogue, T144419
BAC: British Art Center copy has 2 copies. Copy 1 has ms annotations. Copy 2 bound in calf. Bookplate: Jules David Prown. Inscribed: 1 Cowley Place 1858.
- Subject Terms:
- Cadell, T. -- Printer.Painters -- Biography -- Dictionaries -- Early works to 1800.Painters -- Dictionaries -- Early works to 1800.Prown, Jules David -- Provenance.
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Pilkington, Matthew, 1701-1784, The gentleman's and connoisseur's dictionary of painters , MDCCLXX 
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