A Catalogue Raisonne of the Works of the Most Eminent Dutch, Flemish, and French Painters; In Which Is Included a Short Biographical Notice of the a

A Catalogue Raisonne of the Works of the Most Eminent Dutch, Flemish, and French Painters; In Which Is Included a Short Biographical Notice of the a

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1833 edition. Excerpt: ...known by the print as L'Instruction Maternelle. Engraved by Wille. 1 ft. 10 in. by 1 ft. 5h in.--C Collection of M. Muller, . Amst. 1827.. 1200 fto. 108/. Bought by M. Xieuwenhuys. 60. A Young Lady, dressed in a red corset, a gray skirt, and a black silk kerchief, seated in a chair, covered with scarlet.cloth, playing on a theorbe; a table, covered with a Turkey.carpet, on which lies an open music book, is placed before her; and a young gentleman stands uncovered on her right. The figures are seen to the knees. 11 in. by 1 ft. 1 in.--P. Collection of M. Muller, . Amst. 1827.. 810 flo. 721. Now in the possession of the Writer. 61. A Lady at her Toilet. The interior of a handsome apartment, with a large projecting chimney on the right, and a table, covered with a rich Turkey carpet, near it; in front of the table stands a lady, elegantly attired in a bright blue ndgligd, a striped silk scarf, and a white satin skirt embroidered with gold: she is in the act of putting a ring on her finger; and at the same time her maid is engaged attaching her scarf behind. A page, dressed in the tasteful costume of the period, stands at the side of the table, with a gold basin and ewer in his hands; behind the lady is a little dog jumping up in a chair. A looking-glass, in a richly-ornamented frame, and a candlestick with two branches, are on the table. A beautiful work of the master. Engraved in the Musee Francais. 2ft. 6 in. by 2 ft--C. Purlined from the Louvre in 1815. Now in the collection of M. Wilmens, Franckfort. 62. La Oazetiire Hollandoise. A young woman, represented in a profile view, with her hair neatly braided, and habited in a plain dress, seated at a table with a newspaper in her hand, which she appears to have ceased reading, for the..show more

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  • Paperback | 86 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 5mm | 168g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236636856
  • 9781236636850