Catalog Record: An essay upon prints : containing remarks upon the principles of picturesque beauty, the different kinds of prints, and the characters of the most noted masters, illustrated by criticisms upon particular pieces, to which are added some cautions that may be useful in collecting prints | HathiTrust Digital Library

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An essay upon prints :
containing remarks upon the principles of picturesque beauty, the different kinds of prints, and the characters of the most noted masters, illustrated by criticisms upon particular pieces, to which are added some cautions that may be useful in collecting prints.

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Main Author: Gilpin, William, 1724-1804.
Related Names: Robson, James 1733-1806., Scott, G. fl. 1770-1775.
Language(s): English
Published: London : Printed by G. Scott for J. Robson, bookseller to the Princess Dowager of Wales, at the Feathers in New Bond Street, MDCCLXVIII [1768]
Edition: Second edition.
Subjects: Picturesque, The, in art.
Prints > Prints / Collectors and collecting.
Printmakers.
Prints > Prints / History.
Note: Includes index.
Signatures: [A]⁸(-A8) B-Q⁸ R⁸(R8+chi). Last p. blank.
First ed. appeared earlier in 1768. See ESTC.
By William Gilpin. See ESTC.
Physical Description: xii, [2], 246, [12] p. ; 17 cm (8vo)
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