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Creator:
Reynolds, Joshua, Sir, 1723-1792.
Title:
A discourse, delivered to the students of the Royal Academy, on the distribution of the prizes, December 10, 1778 / by the President.
Published/Created:
London : Printed by Thomas Cadell, printer to the Royal Academy, M DCC LXXIX [1779].
Physical Description:
[4], 38, [2] p. ; 31 cm. (4to)
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N7445.2 R3 1779+ Copy 1 Oversize
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
N7445.2 R3 1779+ Copy 2 Oversize
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
N7445.2 R3 1779+ Copy 3 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
N7445.2 R3 1779+ Copy 4 Oversize
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N7445.2 R3 1779+ Copy 5 Oversize
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
British Art Center has 5 copies. Copy 1 is a presentation copy from Reynolds to Mrs. [Elizabeth] Vesey.
Copy 3 is a presentation copy from Reynolds to Lord Palmerston. This copy is bound with copy 2 of: A discourse, delivered at the opening of the Royal Academy, January 2, 1769.
Copy 4 is bound with copy 1 of the January 2, 1769 discourse; copy 5 is bound with copy 3 of that discourse.
Eighth discourse.
Signatures: [A]-L²
Advertisements ("Books printed for T. Cadell"): p. [39]
Half t.p. reads: A discourse, &c. Price three shillings.
Hilles, F.W. Literary career, p. 287-88
Copy 2 is cased with copy 1.
Subject Terms:
Art.
Cadell, T. (Thomas), 1742-1802 -- Printer.
Palmerston, Henry Temple, Viscount, 1739-1802 -- Presentation inscription from Sir Joshua Reynolds.
Reynolds, Joshua, Sir, 1723-1792 -- Presentation inscription to Elizabeth Vesey.
Reynolds, Joshua, Sir, 1723-1792 -- Presentation inscription to Viscount Henry Temple Palmerston.
Vesey, Elizabeth, 1715?-1791 -- Presentation inscription from Sir Joshua Reynolds.
Contributors:
Royal Academy of Arts (Great Britain)
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