The Resource A description of the works of the ingenious delineator and engraver Wenceslaus Hollar : disposed into classes of different sorts; with some account of his life, by George Vertue ..

A description of the works of the ingenious delineator and engraver Wenceslaus Hollar : disposed into classes of different sorts; with some account of his life, by George Vertue ..

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A description of the works of the ingenious delineator and engraver Wenceslaus Hollar : disposed into classes of different sorts; with some account of his life
Title
A description of the works of the ingenious delineator and engraver Wenceslaus Hollar
Title remainder
disposed into classes of different sorts; with some account of his life
Statement of responsibility
by George Vertue ..
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
OClMA
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1684-1756
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Vertue, George
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • catalogs
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  • Hollar, Wenceslaus
  • Hollar, Wenceslaus
  • Etching
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A description of the works of the ingenious delineator and engraver Wenceslaus Hollar : disposed into classes of different sorts; with some account of his life, by George Vertue ..
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • First published by Vertue, London, 1745
  • Signatures: ab2A-Z2Aa-Qq2
  • Engraved vignette port. of Hollar on t.p., an engraved leaf with a view of London and "A table of Hollar's works divided into classes ...", an engraved headpiece at the first section, and a proposed monumental stone engraved by Vertue (?) on the final page. Tail pieces
  • "Mr. Wenceslaus Hollar's ground for etching in copper or brass; with his directions how to use it", p. 133-136; "The life of Wenceslaus Hollar, engraver", p. [137]-151
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Edition
2d ed., with additions.
Extent
1 online resource (151, [1] pages, 1 leaf
Form of item
online
Note
  • Library's copy 2 interleaved and many catalogue items annotated; manuscript note on flyleaf hypothesizes interleaving by "J. Chas. Smith 1836" and the notes by "J. Strange" on the basis of sales reports.
  • Library's copy 3 with: A catalogue of the curious collection of pictures of George Villiers, Duke of Buckingham. London, W. Bathoe, 1758. (86-B23772-1). This copy includes a full leaf port. of Hollars painted and engraved by Joannes Meyssens.
Other physical details
illustrations (engravings), port.)
Specific material designation
remote
Label
A description of the works of the ingenious delineator and engraver Wenceslaus Hollar : disposed into classes of different sorts; with some account of his life, by George Vertue ..
Link
Publication
Note
  • First published by Vertue, London, 1745
  • Signatures: ab2A-Z2Aa-Qq2
  • Engraved vignette port. of Hollar on t.p., an engraved leaf with a view of London and "A table of Hollar's works divided into classes ...", an engraved headpiece at the first section, and a proposed monumental stone engraved by Vertue (?) on the final page. Tail pieces
  • "Mr. Wenceslaus Hollar's ground for etching in copper or brass; with his directions how to use it", p. 133-136; "The life of Wenceslaus Hollar, engraver", p. [137]-151
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Edition
2d ed., with additions.
Extent
1 online resource (151, [1] pages, 1 leaf
Form of item
online
Note
  • Library's copy 2 interleaved and many catalogue items annotated; manuscript note on flyleaf hypothesizes interleaving by "J. Chas. Smith 1836" and the notes by "J. Strange" on the basis of sales reports.
  • Library's copy 3 with: A catalogue of the curious collection of pictures of George Villiers, Duke of Buckingham. London, W. Bathoe, 1758. (86-B23772-1). This copy includes a full leaf port. of Hollars painted and engraved by Joannes Meyssens.
Other physical details
illustrations (engravings), port.)
Specific material designation
remote

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