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Exhibition catalogue - Catalogue of the Art Treasures of the United Kingdon, collected at Manchester in 1857
  • Catalogue of the Art Treasures of the United Kingdon, collected at Manchester in 1857
    Doyle, Richard, born 1824 - died 1883
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Catalogue of the Art Treasures of the United Kingdon, collected at Manchester in 1857

  • Object:

    Exhibition catalogue

  • Place of origin:

    Manchester (made)

  • Date:

    1857 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Doyle, Richard, born 1824 - died 1883 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil and pen and ink

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by H. H. Harrod

  • Museum number:

    E.389-1948

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case 94, shelf A, box 15

Physical description

A copy of the 'Catalogue of the Art Treasures of the United Kingdon, collected at Manchester in 1857', interleaved throughout with blank pages on some of which are sketches of certain pictures in the exhibition and studies of groups of visitors etc. by Doyle (after title page, pp. 74, 122, 124, 136 and 154), and the the Hon. Charlotte Isabella Ellis (d.1891) (after pp. 86, 179) and the the Hon. Maude Alethea Stanley (d. 1915), the original owner of the catalogue and with the book plate of Henry herbert Harrod inside the front cover.

Place of Origin

Manchester (made)

Date

1857 (made)

Artist/maker

Doyle, Richard, born 1824 - died 1883 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pencil and pen and ink

Marks and inscriptions

C. I. Ellis
Charlotte Isabella Ellis
Signed on the leaves after pp. 86, 179

Maude Alethea Stanley
Inscribed in ink on the fly leaf and also on the blank leaf before p. 5

Inscribed in Miss Stanley's hand throughout the volume with notes in pencil and ink.

Dimensions

Height: 19 cm volume, closed, Width: 13.3 cm volume, closed, Depth: 3.5 cm volume, closed

Descriptive line

A copy of a 'Catalogue of the Art Treasures of the United Kingdom, collected at Manchester in 1857', with sketches and notes by Doyle, Ellis and Stanley.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Hunt, Tristram and Victoria Whitfield, Art Treasures in Manchester: 150 years on Manchester: Manchester Art Gallery, 2007. ISBN 978 0 90167 372 5.
Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design, and Department of Paintings, Accessions: 1948, Volume II, Henry Herbert Harrod Bequest, London: His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1957

Subjects depicted

Exhibition catalogues

Categories

Books; Caricatures & Cartoons; Museums

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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