ANECDOTES Of PAINTING In ENGLAND; With Some Account of the Principal Artists; and Incidental Notes on Other Arts.; Also, A Catalogue of Engravers Who Have Been Born or Resided in England. In Three Volumes. George . Walpole Vertue, Horace -, Rev. James Dallaway, Ralph N. - Contributors Wornum, 1684 - 1756, Horatio Walpole, 4th Earl of Orford. 1717 - 1797.

ANECDOTES Of PAINTING In ENGLAND; With Some Account of the Principal Artists; and Incidental Notes on Other Arts.; Also, A Catalogue of Engravers Who Have Been Born or Resided in England. In Three Volumes.

London: Henry G. Bohn, York Street, Covent Garden, 1849. 1st printing of "A New Edition, Revised, with Additional Notes." 3 volumes: xxxii, 351, [1]; [4], [354] - 479, 514 - 720; [4], 721 - 1007, [1 (blank)]; [482] - 510, [34] pp. Gap in Vol II pagination, text continuous. Appendix & Index at rear. Each volume with frontis, and illustrated throughout with plates & intratextual cuts. 8vo. 9" x 5-5/8". Original publisher's brown cloth binding with gilt stamped lettering to spine & boards stamped in blind. Yellow eps. Gilt bright, square & tight. Minor front joint wear at top of Vols I & III; bit of cloth fraying at top of Vol I. Overall, a pleasing VG - VG+ set. Item #49044

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