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Sketches Of The Lives Of Correggio, And Parmegiano.

RA Collection: Book

Record number



London:: Printed For Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown, And Green., 1823.

Physical Description

xii, [4], i-x, [11]-276, [10] p., frontis.; 191 mm. (Octavo.)


[Half-title, frontis., t.p.] - Advertisement - [Notes, and genealogical table for Correggio] - [Sectional t.p. for Correggio] - [Text of Correggio] - [Sectional t.p. for Parmegiano] - [Text of Parmegiano] - Index; [colophon].

Responsibility Note

The text, published anonymously, was by William Coxe.

The frontis. is signed as 'Drawn by J. Jackson Esqr. R.A. & Engraved by W. Bond from an original Portrait of Correggio in the Cathedral of Parma.'

It carries the publisher's imprint of Longman & Co.

The printer is named in the colophon: 'T.C. Hansard, Printer, Peterborough-court, Fleet-street.'


A front endpaper is inscribed in ink, 'Bequest of Sir Augustus W. Callcott'.

Binding Note

19th-century quarter green morocco, brown papered boards; spine lettered 'Correggio And Parmegiano.' and 'R.A.'

Name as Subject


Painters - Paintings - Italy - Emilia Romagna - Parma - History - 16th century
Biography - Great Britain - 19th century