Title: General Dictionary of Painters. new ed 2 vols rebacked.
Publisher:  Thomas Tegg, 1829,
Seller ID: 42067
PILKINGTON, Matthew. A General Dictionary of Painters; Containing Memoirs of the Lives and Works of the Most Eminent Professors of the Art of Painting, from its Revival, by Cimabue, in the Year 1250, to the Present Time. A New Edition, Revised and Corrected Throughout, with Numerous Additions, Particularly of the Most Distinguished Artists of the British School. In Two Volumes. L: Printed for Thomas Tegg, 1829. Pp 527, 601. 8vo, full calf, marbled edges Recently rebacked, calf very faintly rubbed with a very few spots of soiling, foxing to initial and final (blank) leaves of each volume (textblock almost completely unaffected), marginal roughage to upper fore-corne r of pp. 52 - 90 of Vol. 1, ink signature (and date: 'Oct. 1833') of original owner to top of title page of both volumes, else vg. 650.00