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A catalogue of the extensive and truly valuable collection of engraved British portraits

illustrative of Granger"s Biographical history of England, commencing with the reign of Alfred the Great, to the end of the reign of James the Second ... which will be sold by auction by Mr. Dodd ... the 18th January, 1809, and nine following days ...

by Thomas Dodd

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Published by [T. Dodd] in London] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Catalogs,
  • British Portrait prints,
  • Illustrations,
  • Portraits,
  • Illustration of books,
  • Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesRare & valuable collection of engraved British portraits.
    ContributionsGranger, James, 1723-1776
    The Physical Object
    Pagination90 pages ;
    Number of Pages90
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26750466M
    OCLC/WorldCa171581207

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A catalogue of the extensive and truly valuable collection of engraved British portraits by Thomas Dodd Download PDF EPUB FB2

A catalogue of engraved British portraits, from Egbert the Great to the present time. Consisting of the effigies of persons in every walk of human life With an appendix, containing the portraits of such foreigners as may claim a place in the British : Catalogue of Engraved British Portraits Preserved in the Department of Prints and Drawings in the British Museum.

Vol. V: Groups. Preface by Campbell Dodgson. [Freeman. O'Donoghue] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A catalogue of the extensive and truly valuable collection of engraved British portraits: illustrative of Granger's Biographical history of England, commencing with the reign of Alfred the Great, to the end of the reign of James the Second which will be sold by auction by Mr.

Dodd the 18th January,and nine following days. Catalogue of a collection of engraved portraits : comprising nearly twenty thousand portraits of persons connected with the history and literature of this country, from the earliest period to the present time: with an enumeration of the circumstances connecting the most eminent persons with the various counties of Great Britain, preferments of the clergy, &c.: alphabetically arranged with the names of the painter and engraver.

Catalogue of engraved British portraits preserved in the Department of Prints and Drawings in the British Museum by British Museum.

Dept. of Prints and Drawings; O'Donoghue, Freeman M. (Freeman Marius); Hake, Henry M. (Henry Mendelssohn), b. Pages: The amateur's pocket companion; or, A description of scarce and valuable engraved British portraits. Also of the rare or curious books, as mentioned in the works of Granger, Bromley, Noble, &c.

Alphabetically arranged. With notes, including the prices and descriptions of many rare. Catalogue of engraved British portraits / preserved in the Department of Prints and Drawings in the British Museum, by Freeman O'Donoghue, Assistant Keeper in the Department of Prints and Drawings British Museum Lond Online exhibitions: Portraits from the Baring Archive.

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InJoseph Lilly and Joseph Willis, booksellers, each offered for sale an illustrated copy of Granger's work. An online exhibition of copies of Mesoamerican facsimiles, 16th through 18th century first editions of European/Nahuatl books, and 20th century artists’ books inspired by a far-from-forgotten culture.

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It formed the first attempt at a general description of English engraved portraits, a work resumed by James Granger twenty years later. The extra-illustrations include letters, engraved portraits, a few tickets and other ephemera, and numerous clippings and manuscript notes by William Dorset Fellowes.

They span the years ca. This finding aid does not itemize the clippings or Fellowes's notes. Items listed are in the order in which they appear in the volumes. ‘Biographical History of England, from Egbert the Great to the Revolution, consisting of Characters dispersed in different Classes, and adapted to a Methodical Catalogue of Engraved British Heads.

Intended as an Essay towards reducing our Biography to System, and a help to the knowledge of Portraits; with a variety of Anecdotes and Memoirs of.An engraved gem, frequently referred to as an intaglio, is a small and usually semi-precious gemstone that has been carved, in the Western tradition normally with images or inscriptions only on one face.

The engraving of gemstones was a major luxury art form in the Ancient world, and an important one in some later periods. Strictly speaking, engraving means carving in intaglio .