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The Works of Jonathan Richardson, Containing I: The Theory of Painting. II: Essay on the Art of Criticism, (So far as it relates to Painting). III: The Science of a Connoisseur

Author: Written by Jonathan Richardson Sr. (British, London 1667–1745 London)
Artist: Thomas Worlidge (British, Peterborough 1700–1766 Hammersmith) D. P. Pariset (French, Lyon 1741–after 1768) After Pierre Etienne Falconet (French, Paris 1741–1791 Paris)
Sitter: Sir Joshua Reynolds (British, Plympton 1723–1792 London) Rembrandt (Rembrandt van Rijn) (Dutch, Leiden 1606–1669 Amsterdam) Nicolas Poussin (French, Les Andelys 1594–1665 Rome) Pietro da Cortona (Pietro Berrettini) (Italian, Cortona 1596–1669 Rome) Peter Paul Rubens (Flemish, Siegen 1577–1640 Antwerp) Luca Giordano (Italian, Naples 1634–1705 Naples) Anthony van Dyck (Flemish, Antwerp 1599–1641 London) Hans Holbein the Younger (German, Augsburg 1497/98–1543 London) Leonardo da Vinci (Italian, Vinci 1452–1519 Amboise) Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, Urbino 1483–1520 Rome) Correggio (Antonio Allegri) (Italian, Correggio, active by 1514–died 1534 Correggio)
Publisher: Benjamin White and Son (London)
Date: 1792
Medium: Stipple engraving, engraving and etching; black ink over brick
Dimensions: Overall: 9 1/4 x 7 11/16 in. (23.5 x 19.5 cm)
Classification: Books
Credit Line: Gift of Spencer Bickerton, 1934
Accession Number: 34.79.1

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