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Burgess, James, 18th cent

The lives of the most eminent modern painters, who have lived since, or were omitted by Mons. De Piles / by J.B.

London : Printed for T. Payne, 1754.
Physical Description:
[24], 140, [4] p. ; 21 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
ND1130 .P8
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Copyright Status:
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BEIN 1986 194: Beinecke copy has pagination: [28], 140 p. (with index bound after preface). With: The art of painting, with the lives and characters of above 300 of the most eminent painters / translated from the French of Monsieur de Piles ... London : Printed for T. Payne, [1754?]
BEIR Jdb11 P642 708Gd : No. 2 of 2 titles bound together. Armorial bookplate of J.C. Mansel-Pleydell. Bookplate of E.W. Manwaring.
BAC: British Art Center has two copies. Copy 1 has the autograph of William Martin. Copy 2 is bound with The art of painting / Roger de Piles. London, 1754 [ND1130.P65 1754]. Contains ms notations.
Final 4 p. (index) signalled after preface, but have publisher's list on last p., not as signalled; p. 3 of this group signalled to introduce text.
Subject Terms:
Mansel-Pleydell, J. C. (John Clavell), 1817-1902 -- Bookplate.
Manwaring, Elizabeth Wheeler, b. 1879 -- Bookplate.
Painters -- Biography.
Armorial bookplates (Provenance)
Payne, Thomas, 1719-1799, publisher.

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