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|245||0||2||$a A Collection Of Water Colour Drawings In The Possession Of Walter Fawkes, Esq.|
|260||#||#||$a London: $b Printed By Benjamin Bensley, $c M DCCC XIX. $c |
|300||#||#||$a [3-]20 p., frontis.,  pl.; $c 238 mm.|
|505||0||#||$a [Frontis., t.p., dedic.] - Extracts From The Observations On Mr. Fawkes's Collection Of Water Colour Drawings; Made In The Daily Papers And Other Publications During The Months Of May And June. A.D. 1819 - [Text] - [Colophon] - [Plate].|
$a The frontispiece is signed as drawn by I.M.W. Turner, R.A., and engraved by Henry Moses. The plate is unsigned.
The printer is named again in the colophon: 'Printed By Benjamin Bensley, Nelson Square.'
The work is dedicated by W. Fawkes to J.M.W. Turner.
$a The catalogue lists many works by J.M.W. Turner, Fawkes's friend, and some by Robson, Smith, Atkinson, Varley, Hills, Dewint, Glover, Prout, Gilpin, J. Ibbetson, Garrard, E. Swinburne, Heaphy, Nicholson, Fielding, Cristal, Cox. Most of these paintings are landscapes.
The frontispiece is captioned and shows 'Mr. Fawkes's Gallery'. The plate shows a mountain stream with a list of British water-colour painters.
|561||#||#||$a Presented by Walter Fawkes by hand of J.M.W. Turner, RA; acknowledged RA Council Minutes, VI, 90 (6 Nov. 1819).|
|563||#||#||$a 19th-century red morocco; spine lettered 'Catalogue Of Mr. Fawkes's gallery Of Water Colour Drawings'.|
|653||#||#||$a Landscapes (environments) - Great Britain - History|
|653||#||#||$a Landscapes (representations) - Watercolors (paintings) - Great Britain - 18th century - 19th century|
|653||#||#||$a Collections - Great Britain - 19th century|
|655||#||0||$a Catalogues - Great Britain - 19th century|
|700||1||#||$a Bensley $e printer|
|700||1||#||$a Turner $e dedicatee $e source artist $e draughtsman|
|700||1||#||$a Moses $e engraver|
|700||1||#||$a fawkes $e author $e previous owner $e donor|