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British Institution For Promoting The Fine Arts In The United Kingdom. Founded, June 4, 1805, Opened, January 18, 1806. - The King's Most Excellent Majesty, Patron. His Royal Highness The Prince Regent, Vice-Patron And President. The Most Noble The Marquis Of Stafford, Deputy President. -

British Institution

RA Collection: Book

Record number

07/1113

Author

Variant Title

Catalogue Of Pictures By Rubens, Rembrandt, Vandyke, And Other Artists Of The Flemish And Dutch Schools

Imprint

London:: Printed By W. Bulmer And Co. Cleveland-Row, St. James's., 1815. Price One Shilling.

Physical Description

21, [1] p.; 245 mm. (Quarto.)

Contents

[T.p., advertisement] - Governors of The British Institution - Subscribers - Preface - [Text, 'Catalogue Of Pictures By Rubens, Rembrandt, Vandyke, And Other Artists Of The Flemish And Dutch Schools ...'] - [Notice]; [colophon].

Responsibility Note

The printer's name is repeated in the colophon.

Summary Note

This, as is stated on p. 13, is a 'Catalogue Of Pictures By Rubens, Rembrandt, Vandyke, And Other Artists Of The Flemish And Dutch Schools, With Which The Proprietors Have Favoured The British Institution For The Gratification Of The Public ...'.

Provenance

The front free-endpaper is inscribed in ink, 'Charles Hawkins'. The front pastedown is inscribed in pencil, 'S. A. H.', i.e. S. A. Hart RA, Librarian of the Royal Academy 1864-81. Presented in 1877 by Charles Hawkins, M.R.C.S.L. (1812-1892).

Binding Note

19th-century half calf, marbled-papered boards; black morocco spine-label lettered 'Catalogue Raisonné Of Pictures Exhibited At British Institution 1815'. Bound with one other.

Name as Subject

Subject

Paintings, Belgian - Paintings, Dutch - History
Exhibitions - Great Britain - London - History - 19th century
Catalogues - Great Britain - London - 19th century

Contributors