Anecdotes of Painting in England; Includes "On Modern Gardening" Volume 3

Anecdotes of Painting in England; Includes "On Modern Gardening" Volume 3

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1849 edition. Excerpt: ...Quodcunque manus lua facere potest; Sir James Harrington; Katherine Lady Harrington; Tobias Vcnner; James, Duke of York; John Prideaux, Bishop of Worcester; Mr. Richard Zebelma, teacher of shorthand, Richard Le Beloman, who called himself Zcbelina, Ul.'6s.6d.-S. Thomas Osborne, Earl of Danby, this is bv Blooteling.--W.S. WilliamBates;EdwardStillinfieet, Bishop of Worcester; Quarles; Tahletta, Emperor of Barbary, Count Serena, Nicholas, Count Serini, Equestrian, combating with a Tartar; a Bishop of Durham; Sir William Davenant; Dr. Charles Leigh Penelope; Herbert, doubtful; Dr. Colet, 1 V. Gough's Brit. Topog. in Londoh. 'This plate was afterwards altered to Robert, Earl of Essex. The first impressions therefore are as Endymion Porter. Dobsonpinxit, 16?. 16.--S.--W.S. 'It is the bishop's own head. 4 This, I am informed, was engraved by Savage after Faithorne. Glanvill, and J. Murcott. These three last are prefixed to their works. Sir William Davenant's was for the folio edition of his works. Ames gives some other heads with the name of Fait horne; but as he has always omitted to specify whether engravings or mezzotintos, I should suppose them the latter, and the work of our artist's son. ADDITIONAL PORTRAITS. Effigies Rcgum Anglorum a Willielino Conquestore. A series of small heads, 11/. 5s.--S.1 Q. Elizabeth sitting between Lord Bacon and Sir F. Walsingham. Charles I. Equestrian, with a view of London. Ditto, front face, 8/. 10s.--S. Q. Henrietta Maria, companion, 71. 12. dd--S. Ditto, together, sm. ovals, 10/. 10s. Charles II. when a youth, scarf over the armour, 24/. 3s.--S. Prince Rupert, Prince Palatine of the Rhine, from Vandyck, 14/. 14s. Robert, Earl of Essex, the Parliament General, 6/. 16. 6d.--S. (Sec ante, p. 917, note'.) Henry Rich, more

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  • Paperback | 184 pages
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  • English
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