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The cabinet of the arts : a series of engravings by English artists : from original designs by Stothard, Harding, Van Assen, Cosway, Mather Brown, Burney, Corbould, Porter, Paul Sanby [i.e. Sandby], Catton ...

London : [s.n.], 1799.
Physical Description:
[119] leaves : all ill., ports. ; 25 cm.
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ND467 C32 Copy 1
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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ND467 C32 Copy 2
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British Art Center has 2 copies. Both have same t.p., but the prints are not all the same. Copy 2 includes many portraits of contemporary actors and actresses.
Copy 1 has plates engraved by Thomas Rothwell, Thomas Tagg, Page, Bar, George Murray, Joseph Collyer, C. Rivers, W.I. [i.e. W. John] Taylor, J.W. Harding, Thomas Milton, Anker Smith, William Nelson Gardiner, and Francis Chesham; after Benedictus Antonio van Assen, William Turner, Edward Francis Burney, Isaac Robert Cruikshank, William Charron, Abraham Teniers, Graff, Mather Brown, Robert Ker Porter, Peter Lely, Richard Cosway, Thomas Stothard, Palton, and Anthonie van Dyck.
Copy 2 has plates engraved by George Murray, Thomas Rothwell, Thomas Tagg, Garnet Terry, C. Blackberd, George Bickham (1684?-1758), George Bickham (1706?-1771), C. Rivers, Joseph Collyer, W. John Taylor; after Isaac Robert Cruikshank, Mather Brown, Charles Catton, J. Bacon, Benedictus Antonio van Assen, William Turner, Claude Gillot, Edward Francis Burney, Abraham Teniers, William Charron, Anthonie van Dyck, and Thomas Stothard.
Artists are listed in columns on t.p. Names could also be read as: Stothard, Burney, Harding, Corbould, Van Assen, Porter, Cosway, Paul Sanby[i.e. Sandby], Mather Brown, Catton, &c. &c. &c.
Subject Terms:
Painters -- Great Britain.
Painting -- Great Britain.
Painting, British.
Portrait prints -- Great Britain.
Stipple engravings -- 1799.
Engravings -- 1799.
Etchings -- 1799.
Rothwell, Thomas, 1740-1807, engraver.
Tagg, Thomas, d. 1809, engraver.
Programme for the Advancement of Girls' Education (Zambia), engraver.
Collyer, Joseph, 1748-1827, engraver.
Rivers, C. active 1799-1804, engraver.
Van Dyck, Anthony, 1599-1641, ill.
Angus, William, 1752-1821, engraver.
Graff, engraver.
Bar, ill.
Blackberd, C., engraver.
Bacon, J., ill.
Gillot, Claude, 1673-1722.
Taylor, W. John, active 1790-1810, engraver.
Murray, George, -1822, engraver.
Harding, J. W., active 1796-1810, engraver.
Milton, Thomas, 1743?-1827, engraver.
Smith, Anker, 1759-1819, engraver.
Gardiner, W. N. (William Nelson), 1766-1814, engraver.
Chesham, Francis, 1749-1806, engraver.
Van Assen, Benedictus Antonio, -1817, ill.
Turner, William, fl. 1767-1826, ill.
Burney, Edward Francis, 1760-1848, ill.
Cruikshank, Robert, 1789-1856, ill.
Charron, Wm. (William), ill.
Teniers, Abraham, 1629-1670, ill.
Brown, Mather, 1761-1831, ill.
Porter, Robert Ker, Sir, 1777-1842, ill.
Lely, Peter, Sir, 1618-1680, ill.
Cosway, Richard, 1740-1821, ill.
Stothard, Thomas, 1755-1834, ill.
Palton, ill.
Catton, Charles, 1756-1819, ill.
Terry, Garnet, engraver.

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