A General Dictionary of Painters...A New Edition, revised and corrected throughout, with numerous Additions, particularly of the most distinguished Artists of the British School (by Richard Alfred Davenport)

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London: Tegg, 1829. 2 vols., 8vo, contemporary calf (rubbed), black leather spine labels. London: Thomas Tegg, 1829. Very good. First published in 1770, "this useful work, the first of its kind in England, embraced about 1400 artists, and continued a standard book until the appearance, 1813-16, of Bryan's Dictionary of Painters and Engravers which was to a certain extent based upon it." DNB XV 1185. Lowndes III 1866. very good(+).


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