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Van Worrell's Tableau Of The Dutch And Flemish Painters Of The Old School. - Dedicated, By Permission, To His Majesty. -

A. B. Van Worrell

RA Collection: Book

Record number

07/34

Author

Variant Title

Tableau Of The Dutch And Flemish Painters

Imprint

London:: To be had of the following Booksellers; Hatchard And Son, Piccadilly; J.G. And F. Rivington, Waterloo Place, Pall Mall, And St. Paul's Church Yard; W. Sams, 1, St. James's Street; J. Rodwell, 46, New Bond Street; R. Havell, 77, Oxford Street; And J. P. Bailliere, 219, Regent Street, And Rue De L'Ecole De Medicine, 13, At Paris. Also of the following Picture Dealers; J. Silvester, 1, Great Queen Street; E. Piercey, 17, Tichborne Street; W. Neate, 20, Sweeting's Alley; And A. Noseda, 33, Coventry Street, Haymarket., 1832.

Physical Description

viii, 104, [2] p.; 116×147 mm. (Octavo.)

Contents

[T.p., dedic.] - Preface - [Text] - [Advertisement]; [colophon].

Responsibility Note

Van Worrell's name is given more fully at the end of the dedication ('A.B. Van Worrell') and the Preface ('A.B. Van Worrell, Animal And Landscape Painter. 62, Warren Street, Fitzroy Square'). In the Preface he describes himself as a Dutchman and an artist.

The printer is named on the title page verso and in the colophon: 'J.S. Hodson, Printer, Cross Street, Hatton Garden.'

Summary Note

The text consists of tabulated information on painters, in alphabetic order of surname, in eight columns: [1] 'Names'; [2] 'Known also by the Name of'; [3] Born. Place.'; [4] 'Born. Year.'; [5] 'Died. Place.'; [6] 'Died. Year.'; [7] 'Study'; [8] 'Remarks'.

Provenance

The front loose endpaper is inscribed in ink, 'Bequest of Sr A.W. Callcott.'

Binding Note

19th-century quarter blue cloth, blue watered cloth; unlettered.

Subject

Painters - Artists - Painting - Netherlands - Belgium - History
Biography - Art history - Reference books - Great Britain - 19th century

Contributors

John Hatchard, bookseller
Thomas Hatchard, bookseller
William Sams, bookseller
Robert Havell senior, bookseller
Jean Baptiste Baillière, bookseller
James Silvester, bookseller
Sir Augustus Wall Callcott RA, previous owner, donor
James Shirley Hodson, printer
William IV King of Great Britain, dedicatee
Hatchard and Son (London), bookseller
J. G. And F. Rivington (London), bookseller
Havell, bookseller