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Forster, Edward, 1769–1828
The British gallery of engravings : from pictures of the Italian, Flemish, Dutch and English schools : now in the possession of the king, and several noblemen and gentlemen of the United Kingdoms : with some account of each picture / by Edward Forster ...
London : William Miller, Albemarle Street : 1807.
Physical Description:
10, [2], 10, [2], [104] p., [52] leaves of plates : ill. ; 50 cm.
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Folio A N 135
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Plates engraved by Anker Smith, Samuel Middiman, Luigi Schiavonetti, James Fittler, James Heath, Abraham Raimbach, George Noble, Nicolo Schiavonetti, J.[Josiah?] Taylor, William Skelton, Anthony Cardon, Edward Smith, William Sharp, James Samuel Mitan, John Burnet, Francis Engleheart, Charles Heath, and William Bromley; after Richard Wilson, Anthonie van Dyck, Peter Paul Rubens, Sir Joshua Reynolds, Claude Lorraine, and other, non-British, old masters.
Added t.p. in French.
Text in English and French.
Subject Terms:
Engraving -- Great Britain.
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1807.
Hagart, Charles, 1814-1879 -- Bookplate.
Miller, William -- Publisher.
Moyes, James -- Printer.
Painting -- Private collections.
Smith, Anker, 1759-1819, engraver.
Middiman, Samuel, approximately 1750-1831, engraver.
Schiavonetti, Luigi, 1765-1810, engraver.
Fittler, James, 1758-1835, engraver.
Heath, James, 1757-1834, engraver.
Raimbach, Abraham, 1776-1843, engraver.
Noble, George, active 18th century-19th century.
Schiavonetti, Niccoló, 1771-1813, engraver.
Taylor, J. (Josiah), engraver.
Skelton, William, 1763-1848, engraver.
Cardon, Anthony, 1772-1813, engraver.
Smith, Edward, active 1823-1851, engraver.
Sharp, William, 1749-1824, engraver.
Mitan, James, 1776-1822, engraver.
Burnet, John, 1784-1868, engraver.
Engleheart, Francis, 1775-1849, engraver.
Heath, Charles, 1785-1848, engraver.
Bromley, William, 1769-1842, engraver.
Van Dyck, Anthony, 1599-1641, ill.
Rubens, Peter Paul, Sir, 1577-1640, ill.
Reynolds, Joshua, Sir, 1723-1792, ill.
Lorrain, Claude, 1600-1682, ill.
Wilson, Richard, 1713-1782, ill.

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