English Children As Painted by Sir Joshua Reynolds, an Essay

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General Books LLC, 2009 - Literary Collections - 64 pages
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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1884. Excerpt: ... OF THE ENGRAVED PICTURES OF CHILDREN BV SIR JOSHUA REYNOLDS. The Names in Italics are those of Engravers; the dates in the first column are those of the execution of the pictures.1 1783 Academy, The Infant. F. Haward, S. W. Reynolds (twice), W. T. Fry, W. Walker, and many others. 'The Mob-Cap, ' the central figure from this picture, 6." W. Reynolds, and others. 1781 Adoration Of The Shepherds, The Angels In The (Oxford picture-glass). J.Jones, G. S. and J. G. Facius, R. Earlom. 1766 AllEGRO, L 'Euphrosyne' (Mrs. Hale, with Children). J. Watson, Lambertini, S. W. Reynolds, C. Corbutt. 1776 Althorp, Viscount, in a Van Dyck dress. C. Townley, W. T. Fry. 1786 Angel, The Guardian. C. H. Hodges. 1 It is believed that this Catalogue will be found nearly complete, both as regards the titles of the pictures referred to and the engravers' names; the dates of the engravings are not given, because they have no bearing on those of the paintings. The dates in the first column are as numerous as it was practicable to make them, but, owing to the many changes of titles to Reynolds's pictures, it has been impossible to identify the whole; many are not, to our knowledge, recorded. The dates which are marked with the star must be regarded as uncertain. The difficulty of identifying pictures is exemplified by the case of 'Master Brown, ' which has four names, and many more engravers in divers styles. Hence it is by no means improbable that repetitions may occur in this list. 1787 Angels' Heads (Miss Frances Isabella Ker Gordon). 3." W. Reynolds, P. Simon, and others. 1782 Angerstein, Mrs., And Child. Small half-length. Ridley, J. Scott. 1783 Angerstein, The Children Of Mrs. J. Scott. 1786 Annetta (The Hon.. Anne Bingham). F. Bartolozzi, P. Bonato, S. Cousins. 1761 Artist, A Fe...

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