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The gentleman's and connoisseur's dictionary of painters.

Containing acomplete collection, and account, of the most distinguished artists, who have flourished in the art of painting, ... Extracted from the most authentic writers ... To which are added, two catalogues: the one, a catalogue of the disciples of the most famous masters, ... the other, a catalogue of those painters who imitated the works of the eminent masters so exactly, as to have their copies frequently mistaken for originals. ...
By the Rev. M. Pilkington, ...
Main Creator: Pilkington, Matthew, 1701-1784
Contributors: Barry, James, 1741-1806
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Format: BOOK
Language:English
Published / Created: London printed by W. and C. Spilsbury, for J. Walker, and G. G. and J. Robinson 1798
Edition:A new edition. To which is added, a supplement: ... by James Barry, ...
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Notes:Pp.439-830 misnumbered 449-840

Physical description: xii, xxiii, [1], 840[i.e.830] p., plates ports. 4to

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Provenance:With armorial bookplate of Elizabeth Bell