The Resource Catalogue of a series of pictures, illustrating the rise and early progress of the art of painting, in Italy, Germany, &c., collected by William Roscoe, Esq. and now deposited in the Liverpool Royal Institution

Catalogue of a series of pictures, illustrating the rise and early progress of the art of painting, in Italy, Germany, &c., collected by William Roscoe, Esq. and now deposited in the Liverpool Royal Institution

Label
Catalogue of a series of pictures, illustrating the rise and early progress of the art of painting, in Italy, Germany, &c.
Title
Catalogue of a series of pictures, illustrating the rise and early progress of the art of painting, in Italy, Germany, &c.
Statement of responsibility
collected by William Roscoe, Esq. and now deposited in the Liverpool Royal Institution
Creator
Contributor
Author
Former owner
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
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1753-1831
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Roscoe, William
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1749-1824
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  • Gregson, Matthew
  • Gregson Institute
  • James and Jonathan Smith
  • Liverpool Royal Institution
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  • Roscoe, William
  • Liverpool Royal Institution
Label
Catalogue of a series of pictures, illustrating the rise and early progress of the art of painting, in Italy, Germany, &c., collected by William Roscoe, Esq. and now deposited in the Liverpool Royal Institution
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • From Ormerod, "The Liverpool Royal Institution..." page 32: note from George Francis "states that it was Roscoe himself who compiled the catalogue"
  • On the flyleaf is the following printed note: 'A few individuals conceiving, that as the following pictures form a series from the commencement of the art to the close of the fifteenth century, their value would be enhanced by their being preserved together, have united in purchasing and presenting them to the Liverpool Royal Institution; in the hope that by preventing the dispersion of a collection interesting to the history and exemplifying the progress of design, they may contribute to the advancement of the fine arts in the town of Liverpool'
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
[4], 20 pages, [4] leaves of plates
Other physical details
plans
Ownership
  • SPEC GR.1.2(3)C1: University of Liverpool bookplate on inside front cover with "from the Gregson Institute". Matthew Gregson's bookplate is on the front cover.
  • SPEC R.5.24/B(02): In gold lettering on front board "Liverpool Royal Institution", with LRI bookplate on front paste-down.
Label
Catalogue of a series of pictures, illustrating the rise and early progress of the art of painting, in Italy, Germany, &c., collected by William Roscoe, Esq. and now deposited in the Liverpool Royal Institution
Publication
Note
  • From Ormerod, "The Liverpool Royal Institution..." page 32: note from George Francis "states that it was Roscoe himself who compiled the catalogue"
  • On the flyleaf is the following printed note: 'A few individuals conceiving, that as the following pictures form a series from the commencement of the art to the close of the fifteenth century, their value would be enhanced by their being preserved together, have united in purchasing and presenting them to the Liverpool Royal Institution; in the hope that by preventing the dispersion of a collection interesting to the history and exemplifying the progress of design, they may contribute to the advancement of the fine arts in the town of Liverpool'
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
[4], 20 pages, [4] leaves of plates
Other physical details
plans
Ownership
  • SPEC GR.1.2(3)C1: University of Liverpool bookplate on inside front cover with "from the Gregson Institute". Matthew Gregson's bookplate is on the front cover.
  • SPEC R.5.24/B(02): In gold lettering on front board "Liverpool Royal Institution", with LRI bookplate on front paste-down.

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