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Creator:
Walpole, Horace, 1717-1797.
Title:
A catalogue of engravers, who have been born, or resided in England; digested by Mr. Horace Walpole from the Mss. of Mr. George Vertue; to which is added an account of the life and works of the latter ...
Published/Created:
Strawberry-Hill [Strawberry-Hill Press] 1763.
Physical Description:
2 p. l., 128, 14, 20 p., 4 leaves. ports. 23 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NE628 W18 Copy 1
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
NE628 W18 Copy 2
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Portraits by A. Bannerman and T. Chambars; after V. Dyck, William Faithorne, Dobson, and Richardson.
British Art Center copy 1 has the bookplate of John Smyth. Bound by Edwards of Halifax (i.e. James Edwards) in gilt-tooled vellum, with a large oval monochrome portrait in the center of the upper and lower covers, painted in watercolor on the underside of the vellum and framed by a repeated gilt tool.
BAC: British Art Center copy 2 has the bookplates of Guy F. Bush and of Gladys Lucilla Bush and the autograph of Maria Louisa Whyte.
Subject Terms:
Bush Gladys Lucilla -- Bookplate.
Bush, Guy F. -- Bookplate.
Edwards of Halifax -- Bookbinder.
Engravers -- England.
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1763.
Smyth, John, 1748-1811 -- Bookplate.
Strawberry-Hill Press -- Publisher.
Whyte, Maria Louisa -- Autograph.
Contributors:
Vertue, George, 1684-1756.
Bannerman, Alexander, approximately 1730-
Chambars, Thomas, approximately 1724-1789.
Van Dyck, Anthony, 1599-1641.
Faithorne, William, 1616-1691.
Dobson, William, 1611-1646.
Richardson, Jonathan, 1665-1745.
Edwards, James, 1756-1816, binder.
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