Life Of Thomas Stothard, R.A. With Personal Reminiscences By Mrs. Bray, Author of "The Borders of the Tamar and the Tavy," "Memoirs of Charles A. Stothard, F.S.A.," "Trelawny," "Trials of the Heart," &c. &c. With Numerous Illustrations From His Works.
RA Collection: Book
Several in-text illustrations are signed, as originally designed by Stothard and drawn by 'GS' (one is drawn by Stothard after Cibber), and as engraved by J. Thompson, S. Williams, Jackson, Sharpe, J. Stothard or W.I. Green.
The text printer is named on the verso of the title page and in the colophon: '(London:) Bradbury And Evans, Printers (Extraordinary To The Queen), Whitefriars.'
On Mrs. Bray see B. Schneller, 'Anna Eliza Bray', in British Romantic novelists 1789-1832, ed. B.K. Mudge, DLitB, 116 (1992), p.49-54; B. Schneller, 'Anna Eliza Bray', in British women writers, ed. J. Todd (1989); A.E. Bray, Autobiography of A.E. Bray, ed. J.A. Kempe (1884).
The frontispiece shows a portrait of Thomas Stothard by Harlow. The many in-text illustrations show works by Stothard, published and unpublished. The portrait is a lithograph; most in-text illustrations are printed in sepia.
Name as Subject
Biography - Memoirs - Art history - Great Britain - 19th century
Pictorial works - 19th century
George Henry Harlow, source artist
Richard Lane ARA, lithographer
Michael Hanhart, lithographic printer
Nicholas Hanhart, lithographic printer
Thomas Stothard RA, source artist, draughtsman
John Thompson, engraver
Samuel Williams, engraver
Charles William Sharpe, engraver
Bradbury and Evans (London), printer
M. and N. Hanhart (London), lithographic printer