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Wilson, Thomas, solicitor, agent to Lord Portman

A catalogue raisonné of the select collection of engravings of an amateur.

London [C. Richards] 1828.
Physical Description:
2 p. l., iii, iii p., 1 leaf, [7]-279, xii p. mounted front., mounted ill., plate. 28 cm.
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NE1422 G7 W58+ Copy 1 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Authorship from British Museum Catalogue.
Initials, mounted.
Frontispiece, plate, illustrations and initials by Henry Hays, Henry Warren, Frank Howard, Mr. Periam, George Cruikshank, Richard Sawyer and W. B. Tifpin after Leonardo da Vinci, Giulio Campagnola, Sachtleven, Rembrandt, Noé or Noel Garnier, Claude Lorraine, Faithorne, and John Payne.
British Art Center has 2 copies. Copy 1 has the bookplate of Baron Northwick. Copy 2 (27 cm.) has the bookplate of Mexborough and a presentation inscription from the author to James Major. In copy 2 many of the entries have been annotated with prices.
Subject Terms:
Engraving -- Catalogs.
Etching -- Specimens -- 1828.
Lithography -- Specimens -- 1828.
Major, James -- Pres. insc. from the author.
Mexborough, Earls of -- Bookplate.
Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.
Richards, C. -- Publisher.
Wilson, Thomas, solicitor, agent to Lord Portman -- Art collections.
Wilson, Thomas, solicitor, agent to Lord Portman -- Pres. insc. to James Major.
Hays, Henry.
Warren, Henry, 1794-1879.
Howard, Frank, 1805-1866.
Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878.
Sawyer, Richard, fl. 1820-1830.
Tifpin, W. B.
Lorrain, Claude, 1600-1682.
Faithorne, William, 1616-1691.
Payne, John, ca. 1607-1647.

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