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Creator:
Young, John, 1755-1825, author, publisher.
Title:
A catalogue of the pictures at Leigh Court, near Bristol, the seat of Philip John Miles, Esq. M.P. : with etchings from the whole collection : executed by permission of the proprietor, and accompanied with historical and biographical notices / by John Young, engraver in mezzotinto to His Majesty, and Keeper of the British Institution.
Published/Created:
London : Printed by W. Bulmer and W. Nicol, Cleveland-Row, St. James's. Published by the proprietor, No. 65, Upper Charlotte Street, Fitzroy-Square; and sold by R. Jennings, bookseller, in the Poultry; G. and W. Nicol, Pall-Mall; Molteno, Pall-Mall; Carpenter, Bond Street; Rodwell and Martin, New Bond Street; Ackermann, Strand; Lloyd, Harley Street; Norton, and Colnaghi and Co., Cockspur-Street, 1822.
Physical Description:
[8], 32, [2] pages, 33 leaves of plates : illustrations ; 32 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N5247.M6 Y6 1822+ Copy 1 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
N5247.M6 Y6 1822+ Copy 2 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
N5247.M6 Y6 1822+ Copy 3 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Paul F. Walter
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
N5247.M6 Y6 1822+ Copy 4 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Paul F. Walter
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Illustrations are after Sir Anthonie van Dyck, Peter Paul Rubens, Canaletto, Thomas Stothard, Benjamin West, Hans Holbein and others.
Holmes, M. Country house described, p. 160
"An alphabetical list of the masters, with references to their performances"-- [2] pages at end.
BAC: British Art Center copy 1 bound in contemporary quarter black leather and maroon boards. Two armorial bookplates: Earl of Normanton and Rupert Gunnis..
BAC: British Art Center copy 2 similarly bound as copy 1. Armorial bookplate of Rupert Gunnis.
BAC: British Art Center copy 3 bound in contemporary quarter black leather and maroon boards.
BAC: British Art Center copy 4 is a large paper copy, 39 cm, bound in contemporary quarter black leather and maroon boards. Armorial bookplate: Beaufort. Plates are proofs, on India paper. With ink stamp of the Gloucestershire County Library.
Subject Terms:
Art -- Private collections -- England -- Somerset -- Catalogs.
Beaufort -- Bookplate.
Carpenter, -- Publisher.
Gloucestershire County Library -- Stamp.
Gunnis, Rupert -- Bookplate.
Jennings, R., -- Publisher.
Leigh Court (Somerset, England)
Lloyd -- Publisher.
Miles, Philip John, 1774-1845 -- Art collections.
Molteno -- Publisher.
Normanton, Earl of -- Bookplate.
Norton -- Publisher.
Painting -- England -- Catalogs.
Painting -- Private collections -- England -- Catalogs.
Form/Genre:
Etchings -- 1822.
Armorial bookplates (Provenance)
Contributors:
Canaletto, 1697-1768, artist.
Holbein, Hans, 1497-1543, artist.
Rubens, Peter Paul, Sir, 1577-1640, artist.
Stothard, Thomas, 1755-1834, artist.
Van Dyck, Anthony, 1599-1641, artist.
West, Benjamin, 1738-1820,, artist.
Walter, Paul F., donor.
W. Bulmer and Co., printer.
Nicol, William, 1777-1857, printer.
Rodwell and Martin (Firm), bookseller.
P. & D. Colnaghi & Co., bookseller.
G. and W. Nicol (Firm), bookseller.
Ackermann, Rudolph, 1764-1834, bookseller.
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