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A Collection of Fifty Etchings after Raphael, Julio Romano, Guido…&c. after the Original Drawings in the Collection of the Elector Palatine…at Dusseldorf

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    ca.1800 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Huck, Johann Gerhard (engraver)
    Bislinger, Heinrich Theodor Joseph, born 1742 (engraver)
    Selcke (engraver)
    John & Josiah Boydell (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Etching

  • Museum number:

    E.688-1963

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case 93, shelf E, box 161

Physical description

Plate depicting a drawing.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

ca.1800 (published)

Artist/maker

Huck, Johann Gerhard (engraver)
Bislinger, Heinrich Theodor Joseph, born 1742 (engraver)
Selcke (engraver)
John & Josiah Boydell (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Etching

Marks and inscriptions

Each plate lettered with title, name of artist and numbered

Dimensions

Height: 50.8 cm size of volume, Width: 33 cm size of volume

Object history note

This plate is from a volume consisting of a title-page and 49 plates published in London by John and Josiah Boydell ca.1800, and entitled A Collection of Fifty Etchings after Raphael, Julio Romano, Guido…&c. after the Original Drawings in the Collection of the Elector Palatine…at Dusseldorf. Plate 14 is missing. The volume is bound in brown calf, marbled boards.

Lambert Krahe first published these plates as Nouvelle Collection d’Estampes… in 1781. The present edition appears in the publisher’s Catalogue of Plates… London, 1803; a completed copy is in the Victoria and Albert Museum Library. The collection of drawings formerly at Düsseldorf, made by Carl Theodor, Count Palatine of the Rhine, is now in the Staatliche Graphische Sammlung, Munich.

Descriptive line

Print from a volume containing 49 plates, half bound in brown calf and marbled boards, entitled A Collection of Fifty Etchings after Raphael, Julio Romano, Guido…&c. after the Original Drawings in the Collection of the Elector Palatine…at Dusseldorf. Etching by J. G. Huck, H. T. Bislinger and - Selcke, and published by John and Josiah Boydell, London, ca.1800.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1963 . London: HMSO, 1964.

Production Note

The original catalogue record does not indicate the engraver or artist of each of the individual prints in the volume.

Techniques

Etching

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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