Yale Center for British Art

Print made by unknown artist, nineteenth century

after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British

Advertisement for 'Rivers of England' published by W.B. Cooke
Lettered, upper right: "London, January 1st, 1825."; lettered upper center: "W. B. COOKE'S PUBLICATIONS, 9, SOHO-SQUARE."; lettered, left: "TWELVE FAC-SIMILE ETCHINGS from | very rare Originals by REMBRANDT, in the CRACHERODE COLLECTION | at the BRITISH MUSEUM, etched by WILLIAM JAMES SMITH, 1824, | just published, in boards, 25s. | The above Etchings, from the originals by REMBRANDT, are | acknowledged by some of the first judges in this style of art, to be so | closely copied, and etched with so much spirit and truth, as to render | it difficult to distinguuish them from REMBRANDT'S own works: one of the | originals is unique, and others, which are etched for this publication | are so scarce as to be estimated at the value of 50 guineas. These | Fac-similes must consequently be a most desirable addition to the | cabinets of Collectors of the works of REMBRANDT. | A PORTRAIT OF LORD BYRON, (just | published,) painted by THOMAS PHILLIPS, R. A. and engraved in | Mezzotinto on Steel, by T. LUPTON.--- SIZE of the Engraving, | 12 inches by 9.---Price of the PRINTS, 15s.; PROOFS, 30s. | An early application is recommended for Proofs. | THE EDYSTONE LIGHT-HOUSE; repre | sented in a STORM at NIGHT, by J. M. W. TURNER, R. A. | PRINTS, 10s.---PROOFS, 15s.---INDIA PAPER PROOFS, 18s. | A companion Print to the EDYSTONE is now being engraved, | and will appear early in the Spring of 1825, A SUN-RISE --Whiting | Fishing at Margate, from a splendid Drawing by J. M. W. TURNER, R. A. | and engraved in Mezzotinto on Steel. | GEMS of ART. --Just publishd, PART IV. containing the | following plates:-- | 1. The SURPRISE, painted by MAES, from a Picture in the possesion | of HIS MAJESTY. | 2. GIRL at a COTTAGE-DOOR, painted by R. WESTALL, R. A. in | the possession of W. GHAMBERLAYNE, Esq. M. P. | 3. PRINCE ARTHUR and HUBERT, painted by J. NORTHCOTE, R. A. | in the possession of MISS LINWOOD. | 4. MORNING, painted by RICHARD WILSON, R. A. in the possession | of FREDERICK PERKINS, ESQ. | 5. A MOONLIGHT, painted by PYNACKER, in the possession of | G. MORANT, ESQ. | The work consists of a choice Collection, engraved from Pictures of | acknowledged excellence, beauty, and variety, painted by esteemed | Masters of all ages and all countries. | Each Part contains Five Plates--Six Parts will form the Volume. | Price of each Part, 20s.---PROOFS, 30s.---INDIA PAPER PROOFS, 1l.18s. | Several valuable Pictures having been lent by HIS MOST GRACIOUS | MAJESTY, and by Noblemen and Gentlemen possessing splendid Col- | lections, for the purpose of being engraved for this work, it will comprise | a Selection from some of the finest Pictures dispersed throughout the | country : the Volume will be COMPLETE in itself. The subjects intro- | duced will be such only as possess a first-rate talent and character, and | of that class which may meet the most delicate eye and refined taste. | Any single Plate of "GEMS OF ART," may be had separately; the | following FANCY PIECES at 5s.---Proofs, 7s.---India Paper Proofs, 8s. 6d. | ANGELS -- Sir Joshua Reynolds. A MAGDALENE-- Carreggio. | COTTAGE GIRL--Gainsborough. THE SURPRISE--Maes. | MEDITATION--Sir Joshua Reynolds. GIRL AT A COTTAGE DOOR | R. Westall, R.A. | HOLY FAMILY--Proccacini. THE TROOPER--Cuyp. ARTHUR AND HUBERT--Northcote. | The following LANDSCAPES, at 4s--Proofs, 6s.--India Paper Proofs, | 7s. 6d. each. | REMBRANDTS MILL---Rembrandt. EVENING---Richard Wilson, R.A. | THE TRAVELLER---Cuyp. COTTAGE, MOONLIGHT---Gainsbro'. | A RAINBOW---Girtin. LANDSCAPE AND COWS---Gainsbro'. | CHELSEA BEACH---Girtin. MORNING---Richard Wilson, R.A. | VIEW AT TIVOLI---Gasper Poussin. MOONLIGHT---Pynacker. | A MOONLIGHT---Cuyp. | The FIFTH PART is in great forwardness, and will be published early | in the Spring of 1825, containing--- | 1. DUTCH BOORS, a Landscape, by TENIERS, in the possession of | RICHARD WESTALL, R.A. | 2. The FORTUNE-TELLER, by SIR JOSHUA REYNOLDS, in the pos- | session of the DUCHESS OF DORSET. | 3. JAEL and SISERA, by JAMES NORTHCOTE, R. A. in the COUNCIL | CHAMBERS of the ROYAL ACADEMY. | 4. The LAUGHING BOY, by MURILLO, in the possession of FREDERICK PERKINS, ESQ. | 5. A SEA-PIECE, from a Picture by VANDIER CAPPELLA."; lettered right: "The RIVERS OF ENGLAND, (a new and beaitufil | work,) engraved from Original Drawings, by J. M. W. TURNER, R. A. | and the late celebrated artist, THOMAS GIRTIN. | The 3d. Number of this work is new published, containing--- | 1. YORK MINSTER, on the river Foss. | 2. DARTMOUTH CASTLE, on the river Dart, Devonshire. | 3. KIRKSTALL ABBEY, on the river Aire, Yorkshire. | The style in which the Plates are engraved, is peculiarly adopted to the |powerful effects of light and shade, in the varieties of Twilight-- sun rise | --Mid-day--and Sun-set--represented in the masterly production of | TURNER and GIRTIN. They are engraved in Mezzotinto on Steel, by | eminent Engravers. Twelve Numbers will form the Volume, which will | be complete in iteself, displaying the principal Landscape beauties of the | country, the Cities, Towns, Seats, and Villas, near which the Rivers | flow, and will be intermixed with Views of a Marine and more open | character towards the Conflux of the Rivers with the Sea. | Royal Quarto, each Number containing Three Plates, 10s.--PROOFS, | Imperial Quarto, 14s---INDIA PAPER PROOFS, ditto, 16s. | No. IV. will be published early in the Spring of 1825, containing- | 1. A VIEW OF TOTNESS, Devonshire, on the river Dart. | 2. OKEHAMPTON CASTLE, on the river Torridge, Devon, | from Drawings by J.M.W. TURNER, R.A. | 3. RIPPON MINSTER, on the river Ouse, Yorkshire, from | Drawings by THOMAS GIRTIN. | A PAIR of PRINTS, engraved in Mezzotinto on Steel | from Two Pictures by CUYP, in the possession of the RIGHT HON. | the EARL of CARLISLE; viz. | 1. THE PASSAGE-BOAT---2. A GROUP OF CATTLE. | Prints, 10s. the Pair.---Proofs, 15s.---INDIA PAPER PROOFS, 18s. | VIEWS in PROVENCE and on the | RHONE, engraved in the Line-manner by W. B. COOKE, | G. COOKE, and J.C. ALLEN, from Drawings by P. DEWINT, from | Original Sketches taken on the Spot, by JOHN HUGHES, A.M. of | Oriel College, Oxford. | Contents of Nos. I. II. III. IV. now published:-- | Tower of Mauconseil, Vienne; --Valence and the Dauphine Mountains; | --Avignon, the Legate's Palace; --Chateau Grignan; --Lyons Cathedral; | --Chateau la Serve;--Chateau Rochepot; --Mausoleum at St. Remy;-- | the Maritime Alps, from the Castle of Nice;--View of Lyons; --Castle | of Beaucaire and Bridge of Boats over the Rhone;--Chateau Grignan, | south side;--Castle of Tende;--Aqueduct, Pont de Garde;--Two Views | of Cannes. | This interesting work will be completed on the 1st of May, 1825, | forming One Volume, comprised in Six Numbers, each containing | Four Plates. | Price Royal Quarto 8s. 6d. each Number. | India Paper Proofs, large paper 12s. 6d. ditto. | LEWIS's STUDIES of WILD ANIMALS. | Now publishing. STUDIES of WILD ANIMALS, consisting of LIONS, | TIGERS, & c. drawn from the Life, and engraved by J. F. LEWIS. | The Drawings in the possession of SIR JOHN SWINBURNE, BART.; | SIR THOMAS LAWRENCE, P.R.A.; JAMES VINE, ESQ.; &c. &c. | The work will be completed in Four Numbers, each Number | containing Three Plates. | Price of each Number, 14s.--INDIA PAPER PROOFS, 25s. ditto. | A VIEW of CASTLE HOWARD, YORK- | SHIRE, the SEAT of the EARL OF CARLISLE, (just published,) | from a Drawing by J. JACKSON, R. A. in Line-engraving. | PRINTS 3s. 6d.--PROOFS ON INDIA PAPER, 5s. | TRIM and SANCHO, copied from KLEIN, 2s. 6d. | A STUDY from NATURE, after KLEIN. 2s. | COOPER'S STUDIES from NATURE, | containing FIVE ETCHINGS, by ABRAHAM COOPER, R. A. 12s. | The THREE MARIES, from the celebrated Picture | by ANNIBAL CARRACCI, in the posession of the RIGHT HON. | the EARL OF CARLISLE, K. G. &c. &c. engraved in Mezzotinto | on Steel, by W. SAY. | PRINTS, 12s.--PROOFS, 21s.--INDIA PAPER PROOFS, 30s. | RUPERT's STANDARD at MARSTON | MOOR, engraved by JOHN BROMLEY,
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Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Public Domain
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