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Gartside, Mary.

Ornamental groups, descriptive of flowers, birds, shells, fruit, insects, &c. and illustrative of a new theory of colouring, from designs and paintings by M. Gartside. The whole engraved and coloured under her immediate inspection ...

London, William Miller, 1808 [-1811]
Physical Description:
2 p. ., 44 p. 18 plates (part mounted; part col.) 57 x 44 cm. (in case 62 x 46 cm.)
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio B N 19
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Some plates by W. J. Bennett, or R. & D. Havell; after the author.
Some plates published by the author or T. Gardiner; a few plates dated 1811.
Text printed by W. Bulmer and Co.
British Art Center has 2 copies. Copy 1, which has the pencilled note "Mrs. Brook", is in 4 parts, and has 3 extra plates inserted: 2 before the t.-p., and 1 following the plate which faces p. 29. Laid in copy 1 is "Errata in the list of subscribers." Copy 2, which has the bookplate of Cobbold, has 1 plate misbound. The plate which faces p. 31 is different in the 2 copies.
Abbey, Life in England, 128 (copy 2: Abbey copy).
Subject Terms:
Brook, Mrs. -- Provenance.
Bulmer (W.) and Co. -- Printer.
Cobbold -- Bookplate.
Composition (Art)
Gardiner, T. -- Publisher.
Gartside, M. -- Publisher.
Miller, William -- Publisher.
Still-life painting -- Technique.
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1808-1811.
Soft-ground etchings -- Hand-colored -- 1808-1811.
Havell, Daniel, -1826?
Havell, Robert, 1769-1832.
Bennett, W. J. (William James), 1787-1844.

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