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STRANGE, continued :
£ s. d. the first separate issue, some mounted ; half red morocco, gilt edges
[1750-90] 18 00 The most famous works of the great masters are here represented, as Sir Robert Strange's taste caused him to select the finest examples, principally from the
works of the Italian school, as may be seen by the following summary :
Guido, 13 pictures ; Raphael, 4; Guercino, 4; Titian, 4; Correg. gio, 2; Salvator Rosa, 2; Carlo Maratti, 2; Pietro di Cortona, 2. The Flemish Painters are also represented in the magnificent portraits of Vandyke, 5 pictures, and examples of Wouvermans and Vanloo.
This is without question one of the most magnificent series of engravings ever produced in England. For their beauty in the department of line engraving they are unrivalled.
COLLATION : text, pp. 1-19; plates, 1-50.
brother-in-law Andrew Lumisden, Private Secretary to the Stuart
1855 0 10 0 4257 STREET (G. E.). Brick and Marble in the Middle Ages: Notes of a
Tour in the North of Italy. 8vo., with numerous illustrations ;
1855 0 12 0 4258
Second Edition. 8vo., with numerous illustrations; cloth 1874 1 16 0 4259
SOME ACCOUNT of GothIC ARCHITECTURE in Spain. Second Edition. 8vo., with 51 plates, 25 plans, and numerous illustrations ; cloth
1869 2 16 0 4260 STREETER (E. W.). Precious Stones and Gems, their History and
distinguishing Characteristics. 8vo., with coloured plates, photographs,
1877 0 10 0 4261 STRUTT (J.). HORDA ANGEL-CYNNAN : or a compleat View of
the Manners, Customs, Arms, and Habits, &c. of the Inhabitants of
1774-76 3 3 0 4262 the same. 3 vols., 4to., a fine and tall copy in bds., uncut 1775-76 3 10 0 4263 BIOGRAPHICAL DICTIONARY; containing an Historical
Account of all the Engravers, from the earliest Period of the Art of
1785-86 1 17 6 At the beginning is an essay on the rise and progress of both copper and wood
DRESS AND HABITS OF PEOPLE OF ENGLAND. A new and improved Edition, by J. R. PLANCHÉ. 2 vols., with 153 coloured plates, 1842.-REGAL AND ECCLESIASTICAL ANTIQUITIES OF ENGLAND. A new and improved Edition, by J. R. PLANCHÉ. With 72 coloured plates, 1842.-together, 3 vols., roy. 4to., half morocco, gilt tops, uncut
1842 600 4265 the same. 3 vols., roy. 4to., the plates EXTRA-ILLUMINATED in GOLD,
Silver, and OPAQUE COLOURS in the MISSAL STYLE, being in exact facsimile
1842 10 0 0 4266
3 vols., roy. 4to., sumptuously bound in green morocco extra, broad gold borders, gilt edges
1842 15 15 0 A monumental work gathered from authentic sources, such as the British Museum, the libraries of Oxford and Cambridge, and the archiepiscopal library at Lambeth. The plates are carefully copied from ancient MSS., monuments, etc.
STRUTT, continued :4267
COLLECTED WORKS. 9 vols., 4to. (as described below), with hundreds of plain and COLOURED plates ; a splendid copy in dark red morocco extra, with the Bunbury
, bookplate and arms
1775-1801 40 00
PEOPLE OF ENGLAND. 2 vols.
1801 4268 STUDLEY Royal Park. Thirty-nine delicate Drawings in pencil of the
Trees in Studley Royal Park, Yorkshire. Mounted in a roy. 4to.
1837 1 16 0 An extremely interesting collection, with the names and dimensions of the trees
Sykes. 3 parts in 1 vol., 4to., with Prices and Names in MS.;
1824 0 4 6 The first part (1324 lots) consists of a remarkable series of British Portraits ;
the rest of Dutch, English and Italian prints.
ENGRAVED Ġems, Cameos as well as Intaglios, taken from the most
1791 2 2 0 4271 TAYLOR (W. B. S.). A Manual of Fresco and Encaustic Painting. 8vo., cloth
1843 0 2 6 4272 THANE (J.). BRITISH AUTOGRAPHY. A Collection of Fac
Similes of the Hand Writings of Royal and Illustrious Personages,
grained blue morocco, gilt edges; or, russia extra, gilt edges [1788-90] 12 00 1273 THOMPSON (Sir H.). A CATALOGUE of BLUE and WHITE NANRIN
PORCELAIN forming the Collection of Sir Henry Thompson. 4to., with
privately printed, 1878 3 10 0 4274 THOMSON (James). THE SEASONS. Roy. folio, with frontispiece,
5 large prints and 15 head and tail pieces, beautifully engraved by
1797 10 10 0 4275 TURNER (J. M. W.). LIBER STUDIORUM. BIRKET
FOSTER'S SET OF THE 71 PLATES bound in oblong folio,
1812-19 250 0 0 In this set, Nos. 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10, 11, 12, 14, 15, 16, 17, 21, 22, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 37, 42, 44, 58, 59, 64, 65, 70, are excellent impressions of the first state.- Nos. 2, 3, 18, 19, 20, 24, 26, 34, 38, 40, 41, 46, 48, 51, 57, 61, 66, 68, are chosen impressions of the second state.- Nos. 13, 23, 25, 32, 33, 35, 36, 39, 43, 47, 49, 50, 53, 55, 56, 60, 62, 63, 69, and 71, are equally fine impressions of the third state.- Nos. 1, 9, 45, 52,
TURNER, continued :
£ 8. d. 54, 67, are of the fourth. Thus there are 27 plates in first impressions, 18 in second, 20 in third, and 6 in fourth impressions.
THERE IS A FURTHER ADDITION OF GREAT IMPORTANCE, NAMELY A DUPLICATE OF PLATE 70 IN A PROOF STATE ANTERIOR TO THE FIRST PUBLISHED ISSUE, of which the most striking peculiarity is the different treatment of the cbaudelier, which has seven small distinct lights instead of a broad single flare as in the regular plates; and the complete absence of the inscription “Fear God and Honour the King." This plate bears an inscription in pencil by Turner himself“ Drawn, Etched, and Engraved by J. M. W. Turner, Å.A.” Of this plate there is probably only one
other copy in existence. 4276
Turner's Liber Studiorum, a Description and a Catalogue. By W. G. Rawlinson.' 8vo., bds. 1878 0 12 6 4277
Notes on the Liber Studiorum of J. M. W. Turner. By Stopford Brooke. 8vo., with 6 plates ; cloth 1885 0 6 6 4278
PICTURESQUE VIEWS ON THE SOUTHERN COAST OF ENGLAND. 4to., with numerous vignettes and 80 plates, engraved by W. B. and G. Cooke, etc.; half morocco extra, gilt edges
1826 2 10 0 4279
2 vols., folio, LARGE PAPER, PROOFS; half morocco; or bound in 1 vol., russia, gilt edges
1826 10 10 0 4280
the same. Folio, LARGE PAPER, SUPERB PROOFS; in the 16 original parts, in a half morocco portfolio, dates on the wrappers
1814-26 25 0 0 “ This copy was carefully selected for me by the late F. Halsted,
J. Percy." 4281
PICTURESQUE VIEWS IN ENGLAND AND WALES. With Descriptive and Historic Illustrations by H. E. LLOYD. 2 vols., impl. 4to., LARGE PAPER, excellent impressions of the 96 beautiful plates engraved under the superintendence of Heath from Turner's drawings ; red morocco extra, gilt edges, fine copy
1838 12 0 0 4282
2 vols., impl. 4to., LARGE PAPER, INDIA PROOFS ; red morocco extra, gilt edges, arms on sides, by Lewis
1838 35 00 4283
the same. 2 vols., impl. 4to., LARGE PAPER, INDIA PROOFS ; beautifully bound in red morocco extra, by Bedford
1838 40 00 4284
2 vols., impl. folio, LARGEST PAPER ; INDIA PROOFS BEFORE LETTERS ; a magnificent copy in red morocco extra, by Bedford
1838 75 0 0 The grand and picturesque effects of this great master of the English school of landscape painting are powerfully exhibited in this, which, after the Liber Studiorum, may be considered his finest work. The engravings were executed by the best English artists, and possess all
the fidelity to nature of the original drawings. 4285 THE HARBOURS OF ENGLAND. With Text
1856 1 16 0 4286
(T. Hudson) and [J. H. PARKER]. DOMESTIC ARCHITECTURE in
ENGLAND. 4 vols., 8vo., with numerous plates and woodcuts; cloth 1851-59 3 0 0 4287
1851-59 4 0 0 A valuable work ranging from the Conquest to the reign of Henry VIII.
£ 8. d. 4288 Tymys (W. R.) and M. D. WYATT. The Art of ILLUMINATING as practised
in Europe from the Earliest Times. Impl. 8vo., with 100 plates in
1860 1116 4289 VAN DYCK (Sir Anthony), his LIFE and WORK. By Jules GUIFFREY.
Translated from the French by WillIAM Alison. Roy. folio, with
1896 2 10 0 + An extremely important work of which bat 265 copies were printed. 4290 PICTURES AT WINDSOR CASTLE historically and critically
described by Ernest Law. Roy. folio, with 30 superb proof repro-
1899 6 6 0 Three hundred copies were printed for sale in Great Britain ; 25 for presentation ;
and 50 for America. 4291
CARPENTER (W. H.). Pictorial Notices : consisting of a Memoir of Van Dyck, with a descriptive Catalogue of the Etchings executed by him and Particulars relating to other Artists patronized by Charles
49 1. 4to., with portraits and facsimile of a letter of Van Dyck; presentation copy to the Duke of Hamilton, with an autograph letter of the author ; cloth
1844 2 5 0 4292 VERNON (Thomas). CATALOGUE of Prints, consisting of the Works of
the earliest and most celebrated Masters of the Italian, French, German,
1813 2 12 6 43
43 1293 VERTUE. A CATALOGUE OF ENGRAVERS, who have been born,
or resided in England; digested by HORACE WALPOLE from the MSS.
43 half red morocco, uncut
Strawberry Hill, 1763 10 10 0 Corrected and enlarged for a new edition. From Tom Taylor's library. 4294 another edition. Sm. 8vo., with portraits ; hf. bd.
1794 0 6 6
Catalogue and Description of King Charles the First's capital
49 4296 Views of some of the most celebrated by-gone PLEASURE GARDENS of
LONDON. Roy. 4to., with facsimiles, and views of Bagnigge Wells,
1896 1 1 0
4297 WAAGEN (G. F.). Works of Art and Artists in England. 3 vols., post 8vo., half calf gilt
0 5 0
TREASURES of Art in GREAT BRITAIN : being an Account of the chief Collections of Paintings, Drawings, Sculptures, Illuminated MSS., etc. 3 vols., 1854. SUPPLEMENTAL VOLUME. 1857. together, 4 vols., 8vo., calf gilt ; scarce
3 5 0
£ d. 4299 [WALKER (G. A.)). THE COSTUME OF YORKSHIRE, illastrated
by a Series of Forty Engravings, being Fac-similes of Original
1814 6 6 0 4300
a Reissue of the same. Large folio, the plates reproduced by chromo-lithography; half morocco
Leeds, 1885 2 10 0 4301 WALLIS (Henry). EGYPTIAN CERAMIC Art. The Macgregor Collection.
A Contribution towards the History of Egyptian Pottery. 4to., with
Only 200 copies were printed.
“The collection of Egyptian Antiquities formed by the Rev. William MacGregor, holds a high position in the estimation of students of the art of the past It has acquired its reputation both for its general excellence and for including among its treasures certain well-known objects of exceptional importance. Various classes of Egyptian art are represented in the museum of Bolehall Manor House, the predominating interest, however, resting with its display of the ceranic art. The examples in this department permit the opportunity of taking a comprehensive survey of the progress of the art of the Egyptian potter from an early period up to that of its latest developinent,
such as is scarcely to be found elsewhere.". - Preface.
25 engravings of Vases, and 4 full-size coLOURED plates of PERSIAN VASES
1899 0 16 0 Only 200 copies were printed ; nearly all are sold.
“The present series of plates continues the record of the Thirteenth Century Persian Lustre Ware commenced by the writer in 1885. At that period only four examples of the art had been identified. Those which have been found since then have been brought to Europe separately, excepting in one instance; it has happened,
therefore, that their illustration has been in no regular sequence."-Author.
Pictures at Houghton-Hall, the seat of Sir Robert Walpole, Earl of
1752 2 10 0 4304 the same. 4to., with additions as further described below; vellum
1752 2 2 0 “This copy is enriched with several marginal notes of explanation by Horace Walpole. (transcribed from another copy). It has also the prices marked against the descriptions of the pictures as they were valued to the Empress of Russia ; a plan
of the Garden drawn on linen ; cuttings, etc. 4305
Third Edition. 4to., with portraits, plans and views ; hf. bd.
1767 0 15 0 4306
ANECDOTES OF PAINTING IN ENGLAND; with some Account of the principal Artists; and incidental Notes on other Arts; collected by the late GEORGE VIRTUE ; and now digested and published from his original MSS. by HORACE WALPOLE. 4 vols.
digested by HORACE WALPOLE from the MSS. of George VIRTUE.
plates of Lewis Montolieu and John Fitchett Marsh Strawberry Hill, 1762-71 9 90 4307 ANECDOTES of Painting in ENGLAND. 4 vols.
1762-71 A CATALOGUE of ENGRAVERS. 1 vol.
critical Remarks on their Productions ; by EDWARD EDWARDS ; intended
1762-1908 10 10 0 4308 ANECDOTES of PAINTING in ENGLAND; with Additions by JAMES
DALLAWAY. 5 vols., roy. 8vo., with INDIA PROOP impressions of the beau-
Major, 1826-28 12 12 0