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Bound volume of 125 prints from 65 plates, with two illustrations, Vol I of G C Williamsons's 'Catalogue of the Collection of Miniatures' (London: The Chiswick Press, 1906); private catalogue and images of miniatures in Pierpont Morgan's collection, some hand-coloured; reproductions after British miniature portraits, some hand-coloured: after Holbein, Lavinia Teerlinc, John Shute, Nicholas Hilliard, John Bossam, Issac Oliver, Simon van de Passe, Lawrence Hilliard, William Dobson, Peter Oliver, Penelope Cleyn, Thomas Betts, John Hoskins, John Hoskins Jnr, Edmund Ashfield, Alexander Cooper, Samuel Cooper, Matthew Snelling, Balthazar Gerbier, Nicholas Dixon, John Greenhill, Thomas Flatman, Mrs Ross, Lawrence Crosse, Christian Richter, and Benard Lens. Bound in red morocco with gold lettering, and padded silk inserts within boards, printed on Japanese vellum with gilt edges.
Photographic prints, some hand-coloured
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Height: 380 millimetres (boards)
Width: 270 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- First of four volumes: 1907,0727.4-7
Edition limited to forty copies, and privately circulated only. This copy is number twenty-four.
The plates were engraved by Hallett Hyatt, who photographed them and overswa the hand-colouring of the reproductions as well.
Cataloguing supported by the Pilgrim Trust
- Not on display
- Associated titles
Associated Title: Catalogue of the Collection of Miniatures (Vol I)
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- Prints and Drawings
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