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The Works of Jonathan Richardson, Containing I: The Theory of Painting. II: Essay on the Art of Criticism, (So far as it relates to Painting). III: The Science of a Connoisseur

Author:
Jonathan Richardson Sr. (British, London 1667–1745 London)
Artist:
Thomas Worlidge (British, Peterborough 1700–1766 Hammersmith)
Artist:
D. P. Pariset (French, born Lyon, 1740, active until 1783)
Artist:
After Pierre Etienne Falconet (French, Paris 1741–1791 Paris)
Sitter:
Sir Joshua Reynolds (British, Plympton 1723–1792 London)
Sitter:
Rembrandt (Rembrandt van Rijn) (Dutch, Leiden 1606–1669 Amsterdam)
Sitter:
Nicolas Poussin (French, Les Andelys 1594–1665 Rome)
Sitter:
Pietro da Cortona (Pietro Berrettini) (Italian, Cortona 1596–1669 Rome)
Sitter:
Peter Paul Rubens (Flemish, Siegen 1577–1640 Antwerp)
Sitter:
Luca Giordano (Italian, Naples 1634–1705 Naples)
Sitter:
Anthony van Dyck (Flemish, Antwerp 1599–1641 London)
Sitter:
Hans Holbein the Younger (German, Augsburg 1497/98–1543 London)
Sitter:
Leonardo da Vinci (Italian, Vinci 1452–1519 Amboise)
Sitter:
Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, Urbino 1483–1520 Rome)
Sitter:
Correggio (Antonio Allegri) (Italian, Correggio, active by 1514–died 1534 Correggio)
Publisher:
Benjamin White and Son (London)
Published in:
London
Date:
1792
Medium:
Illustrations: stipple engraving, engraving and etching; black ink over brick
Dimensions:
9 1/4 x 7 11/16 in. (23.5 x 19.5 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
Gift of Spencer Bickerton, 1934
Accession Number:
34.79.1
Not on view
A New Edition, corrected, with the Additions of An Essay on the Knowledge Of Prints, and Cautions to Collectors. Ornamented with Portraits by Worlidge, &c. of the most eminent Painters mentioned

Marking: Armorial bookplate pasted inside front cover : Deo Adjuvante / SIr David Salomons Brt. / Broomhill/ Tunbridge Wells
Spencer Bickerton; Donor: Spencer Bickerton
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