Bartolozzi And his Works. A Biographical and Decriptive Account of the Life and Career of Francesco Bartolozzi, R.A. (Illustrated) with some observations on The Present Demand for and Value of his Prints; the way to detect Modern Impressions from Worn-outplates and to recognise falsely-tinted Impressions; Deceptions attempted with Prints; Print Collecting, Judging, Handling, &c.; together with a List of upwards of 2,000 - the most extensive record yet complied - of the Great Engraver's Works. "Sous leurs heureuses mains le cuivre devient or." Vol. I.
London : Field & Tuer, ye Leadenhalle Presse. Hamilton, Adams & Co., Paternoster Row. New York : Scriber & Welford, 743 & 745 Broadway. [n.d. c.1885].
Book: Two Vols. 4to (284 x 219mm). Board binding with gilt title on spine and front cover, with small gilt crest in bottom right-hand corner. Rubbed, slightly torn binding with some spotting.
An illustrated catalogue of the life and works of Francesco Bartolozzi.
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