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A Descriptive and Critical Catalogue of Works Illustrated by Thomas and John Bewick, vol. 1

Artist:
Thomas Bewick (British, Eltringham, Northumberland 1753–1828 Gateshead)
Artist:
John Bewick (British, Eltringham, Northumberland baptised 1760–1795 Ovingham, Northumberland)
Subject of book:
Thomas Bewick (British, Eltringham, Northumberland 1753–1828 Gateshead)
Sitter:
Thomas Bewick (British, Eltringham, Northumberland 1753–1828 Gateshead)
Publisher:
John Gray Bell (British, Newcastle upon Tyne 1823–1866 Manchester)
Date:
1851
Medium:
Illustrations: wood engraving
Dimensions:
15 1/4 x 11 15/16 x 2 15/16 in. (38.7 x 30.3 x 7.5cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
Gift of Mortimer L. Schiff, 1917
Accession Number:
17.20(1)
Not on view
Marking: Bookplate on inside front cover: From the library / of George Dunn / of Woolley Hall / near Maidenhead
George Dunn (British, 1865–1912)Bookplate: "From the library of George Dunn of Woolley Hall near Maindenhead" on inside front cover.; Mortimer L. Schiff; Donor: Mortimer L. Schiff
Ray, Gordon, pp. 33-35; Bryan, vol. I: 129-130
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