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Etch'd thoughts. By the Etching Club.

The Etching Club

RA Collection: Book

Record number




London: [Published by Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans] Printed for The Etching Club, 1844

Physical Description

37 leaves, [37] leaves of plates: mounted illus.; 360 mm.

General Note

Text (poems, etc.) and images (etchings) on facing leaves. Quote on title-page below the title: 'To arrest the fleeting images, that fill / the mirror of the mind, and hold them fast. / Cowper's Task.' Publisher statement on recto of sheet before title-page: 'London: Published by Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans.' Printer statement on final leaf: 'Printed by Charles Whittingham, at the Chiswick Press. Copper Plate Printer, Gad and Keningale, Sols Row, Hampstead Road.'


Etching 19th century Great Britain


Victoria Queen of Great Britain, dedicatee
Albert Prince, Consort of Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, dedicatee
Charles West Cope RA, artist/designer
Charles George Lewis, artist/designer
Richard Redgrave RA, artist/designer
Joseph Severn, artist/designer
John Callcott Horsley RA, artist/designer
Charles Stonhouse, artist/designer
Thomas Creswick RA, artist/designer
Henry James Townsend, artist/designer
John Frederick Tayler, artist/designer
John Prescott Knight RA, artist/designer
John R. Herbert RA, artist/designer
John Bell, artist/designer
Thomas Fearnley, artist/designer
Frank Stone ARA, artist/designer
Thomas Webster RA, artist/designer
Charles Whittingham II, printer
Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans, publisher/bookseller
Gad and Kenningale, printer