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The exhibition of the Royal Academy of Arts. MDCCCLXXIX. The one hundred and eleventh.

Royal Academy of Arts (London)

RA Collection: Book

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London: Printed by William Clowes and Sons, 14 Charing Cross, printers to the Royal Academy, MDCCCLXXIX

Physical Description

72 p. ; 24 cm.

Series Title

Exhibition of the Royal Academy

General Note

"Art is noble in itself. The artist, therefore, is not afraid of the commonplace; for his very touch ennobles it." - Goethe, 'Verschiedenes Einzelne über Kunst.' t.p.


View a digitised version of this exhibition catalogue here: https://www.royalacademy.org.uk/art-artists/exhibition-catalogue/ra-sec-vol111-1879

Binding Note

[First copy] Catalogues for the exhibitions: 1875-1884 bound in one volume. Quarter bound in 20th-century light brown leather and marbled paper cover; black spine-label lettered in gold 'Exhibitions of the Royal Academy' and '1875-84'

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