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Richardson, Jonathan, 1665–1745
Two discourses. I. An essay on the whole art of criticism, as it relates to painting ... II. An argument in behalf of the science of a connoisseur; wherein is shewn the dignity, certainty, pleasure, and advantage of it. Both by Mr. Richardson.
London, Printed for W. Churchill at the Black Swan in Pater-Noster Row,
Physical Description:
2 v. in 1. 20 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
ND1130 R5
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Each "discourse" has also special t.-p., the first with title: The connoisseur: an essay on the whole art of criticism ... the second with title: A discourse on the dignity, certainty, pleasure and advantage of the science of a connoisseur.
Subject Terms:
Aesthetics -- Early works to 1800.
Churchill, W. -- Publisher.
Painting -- Early works to 1800.

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