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001 $ 07/1075
003 $ UK-LoRAA
041 0 # $a eng
044 # # $a uk
100 1 # $a Bray
245 1 0 $a 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.
260 # # $a London: $b John Murray, Albemarle Street. $c 1851.
300 # # $a xxiv, 246 p., frontis. (port.): $b illus.; $c 213 mm. (Quarto.)
505 0 # $a [Half-t., frontis., t.p.] - Advertisement - [Divisional t.p., 'Reminiscences of Thomas Stothard, R.A. List Of Contents'] - Contents - List Of Illustrations - Introduction - [Text] - Appendix; [colophon].
508 # # $a The frontispiece portrait of Stothard is signed as painted by Harlow and lithographed by R.J. Lane. It carries the lithographic printers' imprint of M. & N. Hanhart. 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.'
510 0 # $a S.M. Bennett, Thomas Stothard: the mechanisms of art patronage (1988); R. Strong, And when did you last see your father?: The Victorian painter and British history (1978); H. Hammelmann, Book illustrators in eighteenth-century England (1975). 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).
520 2 # $a From 1818 to 1821 Mrs. Bray had been married to Thomas Stothard's son, Charles Alfred (1786-1821). This account of her former father-in-law praises him as one of the foremost history-painters of his day and one of its most prolific illustrators. 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 The many in-text illustrations show works by Stothard, published and unpublished.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.
561 # # $a 10 January 1852: 'Order'd to purchase for the Library ... Mrs Brays Life of Stothard ...' (RA Council Minutes, X, 385).
563 # # $a 19th-century half brown morocco, green cloth-covered boards; brown morocco spine-label lettered 'Bray's Life Of Stothard', spine lettered 'R.A.' and '1851'.
600 1 4 $a Stothard
653 # # $a Painters - Illustrators - Artists - Great Britain - History - 18th century - 19th century
655 # 0 $a Biography - Memoirs - Art history - Great Britain - 19th century
655 # 0 $a Pictorial works - 19th century
700 1 # $a Murray $e publisher
700 1 # $a Harlow $e source artist
700 1 # $a Lane $e lithographer
700 1 # $a Hanhart $e lithographic printer
700 1 # $a Hanhart $e lithographic printer
700 1 # $a Stothard $e source artist $e draughtsman
700 1 # $a Thompson $e engraver
700 1 # $a Williams $e engraver
700 1 # $a Sharpe $e engraver
710 2 # $a Bradbury and Evans $e printer
710 2 # $a m. and N. Hanhart (London) $e lithographic printer