Title A Biographical and Critical Dictionary of Painters and Engravers, from the Revival of the Art Under Cimabue, and the Alledged Discovery of Engraving by Finiguerra, to the Present Time: With the Ciphers, Monograms, and Marks, Used by Each Engraver; and an ample list of their Principal Works. Together wioth Two Indexes, Alphabetical and Chronological. To which is Prefixed, An Introduction, containing A Brief Account of the Painters of Antiquity. Two Volumes.
Publisher Carpenter & Son. London. 1816
Seller ID 31946
2 vols. Lg. 8vo. Rebound in half red calf, raised bands to spine, gilt, retaining contemporary marble backed bds. and contemporary title pieces. Portrait frontis. + 5 engr. plates to vol. I. Marbled edges. Armorial bookplate of Henley Earl of Northington pasted down to f.ep. New eps. Plate to frontis. Some browning to extremities.