The Resource A curious collection of ancient paintings, accurately engraved from excellent drawings, lately done after the originals, by one of the best hands in Rome. : With an account where and when they were found and where they now are; and several critical, historical, and mythological observations upon them

A curious collection of ancient paintings, accurately engraved from excellent drawings, lately done after the originals, by one of the best hands in Rome. : With an account where and when they were found and where they now are; and several critical, historical, and mythological observations upon them

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A curious collection of ancient paintings, accurately engraved from excellent drawings, lately done after the originals, by one of the best hands in Rome. : With an account where and when they were found and where they now are; and several critical, historical, and mythological observations upon them
Title
A curious collection of ancient paintings, accurately engraved from excellent drawings, lately done after the originals, by one of the best hands in Rome.
Title remainder
With an account where and when they were found and where they now are; and several critical, historical, and mythological observations upon them
Creator
Contributor
Author
Bookseller
Engraver
Former owner
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UkLiU
Citation location within source
N4877
Citation source
ESTC
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1698-1748
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Turnbull, George
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/draughtsman
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Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 1702-1771
  • active 1761-1795
  • -approximately 1770
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  • Chetham, Jacobi
  • Mynde, James
  • Osborne, T.
  • Paderni, Camillo
  • Liverpool Royal Institution
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  • Paderni, Camillo
  • Mead, Richard
  • Art, Classical
  • Painting, Ancient
Label
A curious collection of ancient paintings, accurately engraved from excellent drawings, lately done after the originals, by one of the best hands in Rome. : With an account where and when they were found and where they now are; and several critical, historical, and mythological observations upon them
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Signatures: [pi]2 A-L2(-L2)
  • Dedication signed: G. T. [i.e. George Turnbull] -- ESTC
  • The dedication is addressed to Richard Mead, "many of the curious originals being no longer in Italy, but ornaments in your library" -- [pi]2 recto
  • With 50 plates, plus 4 lettered A-D, some double-page and some folded. The 50 numbered plates are all signed by Camillo Paderni as draughtsman and J. Mynde as engraver. Plates A-D unsigned
  • One of the best hands at Rome = Camillo Paderni
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Dimensions
2° (42 cm)
Extent
[4], 42 pages, [1], 50, A-D leaves of plates
Other physical details
illustrations
Ownership
  • From the Liverpool Royal Institution, with 1894 presentation bookplate designed by Robert Anning Bell to mark the LRI Library's transfer to University College, Liverpool on rear paste-down, and second LRI bookplate, dated 1814, on front paste-down.
  • In ink on front paste-down, possible early classmark "D-50-5", and on first free endpaper "Im Ep(?)".
  • Price in pencil on first free endpaper "£1-1-0".
  • Inscription in ink on front free endpaper "E libris Jacobi Chetham pret: 01-09-00".
Label
A curious collection of ancient paintings, accurately engraved from excellent drawings, lately done after the originals, by one of the best hands in Rome. : With an account where and when they were found and where they now are; and several critical, historical, and mythological observations upon them
Publication
Note
  • Signatures: [pi]2 A-L2(-L2)
  • Dedication signed: G. T. [i.e. George Turnbull] -- ESTC
  • The dedication is addressed to Richard Mead, "many of the curious originals being no longer in Italy, but ornaments in your library" -- [pi]2 recto
  • With 50 plates, plus 4 lettered A-D, some double-page and some folded. The 50 numbered plates are all signed by Camillo Paderni as draughtsman and J. Mynde as engraver. Plates A-D unsigned
  • One of the best hands at Rome = Camillo Paderni
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Dimensions
2° (42 cm)
Extent
[4], 42 pages, [1], 50, A-D leaves of plates
Other physical details
illustrations
Ownership
  • From the Liverpool Royal Institution, with 1894 presentation bookplate designed by Robert Anning Bell to mark the LRI Library's transfer to University College, Liverpool on rear paste-down, and second LRI bookplate, dated 1814, on front paste-down.
  • In ink on front paste-down, possible early classmark "D-50-5", and on first free endpaper "Im Ep(?)".
  • Price in pencil on first free endpaper "£1-1-0".
  • Inscription in ink on front free endpaper "E libris Jacobi Chetham pret: 01-09-00".

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