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A Catalogue of Engravers, Who have been Born, or Resided in England

Author Horace Walpole (English, 1717–1797), Author George Vertue (English, 1684–1756), Publisher James Caulfield (English, 1764–1826)

Place of Publication: London, England

Catalogue Raisonné

Levis, Bibliography of Books...Relating to Engraving, p. 51


Overall: 19.1 x 12.3 x 2.2 cm (7 1/2 x 4 13/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 16 engravings

Not On View


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(London: J. Moore, for J. Caulfield, T. Coram, and G. Barrett, 1794) Quarto; 117 leaves, plus 16 plates; contemporary half gilt-stamped red morocco, marbled paper boards.

Portraits of engravers

London: J. Moore, for J. Caulfield, T. Coram, and G. Barrett, 1794


Fred. Holbrooke [inscr. title]; Wm. Thomson, Southampton [inscr. prelim. leaf]; William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent