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The Resource Some old portraits : a book about art and human beings, [by] Booth Tarkington

Some old portraits : a book about art and human beings, [by] Booth Tarkington

Label
Some old portraits : a book about art and human beings
Title
Some old portraits
Title remainder
a book about art and human beings
Statement of responsibility
[by] Booth Tarkington
Creator
Contributor
Signer
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation location within source
p 112-113
Citation source
Russo & Sullivan. Tarkington
Dewey number
757
Illustrations
portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
N7598
LC item number
.T3
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • catalogs
Label
Some old portraits : a book about art and human beings, [by] Booth Tarkington
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title in black on rectangular buff-tinted panel enclosed within a single line rule black box, the whole title page enclosed within a double line rule border
  • "This edition is limited to two hundred and forty-seven copies (of which two hundred and one are for sale) numbered and signed by the author."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-249)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Essex on an old panel -- King James in faded paint -- Two portraits by William Dobson: Ben Jonson, John Milton -- Portrait of Lucius Cary, Second Lord Falkland, by Cornelius Johnson -- Four portraits by Sir Peter Lely: Lord Castlehaven, A Princess of Orange, Will Ashburnham, Nell Gwyn -- Portrait of the Duchess of Portsmouth by Willem Wissing -- A portrait of Isaac Newton by John Riley -- Kneller's Sarah Jennings, First Duchess of Marlborough -- John Sheffield, Duke of Buckinghamshire, by Joseph Highmore -- Two ladies by Sir Joshua Reynolds -- Gainsborough's Blackstone -- A Loyalist lady by john Singleton Copley -- A girl and an admiral by Gilbert Stuart -- Portrait of Tom Moore by John Jackson -- Sir Thomas Lawrence and two of his portraits; Edward Morris, Esquire and George the Fourth -- Notes on the portraits
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xx, 249 p.
Lccn
39029474
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • Rare copy is no. 129 [signature] Booth Tarkington.
  • Bound in original terra-cotta-colored cloth with colored portrait mounted on cover. Lettering in gilt on spine and gilt top edges.
Other physical details
ports. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn369210323
Label
Some old portraits : a book about art and human beings, [by] Booth Tarkington
Publication
Note
  • Title in black on rectangular buff-tinted panel enclosed within a single line rule black box, the whole title page enclosed within a double line rule border
  • "This edition is limited to two hundred and forty-seven copies (of which two hundred and one are for sale) numbered and signed by the author."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-249)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Essex on an old panel -- King James in faded paint -- Two portraits by William Dobson: Ben Jonson, John Milton -- Portrait of Lucius Cary, Second Lord Falkland, by Cornelius Johnson -- Four portraits by Sir Peter Lely: Lord Castlehaven, A Princess of Orange, Will Ashburnham, Nell Gwyn -- Portrait of the Duchess of Portsmouth by Willem Wissing -- A portrait of Isaac Newton by John Riley -- Kneller's Sarah Jennings, First Duchess of Marlborough -- John Sheffield, Duke of Buckinghamshire, by Joseph Highmore -- Two ladies by Sir Joshua Reynolds -- Gainsborough's Blackstone -- A Loyalist lady by john Singleton Copley -- A girl and an admiral by Gilbert Stuart -- Portrait of Tom Moore by John Jackson -- Sir Thomas Lawrence and two of his portraits; Edward Morris, Esquire and George the Fourth -- Notes on the portraits
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xx, 249 p.
Lccn
39029474
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • Rare copy is no. 129 [signature] Booth Tarkington.
  • Bound in original terra-cotta-colored cloth with colored portrait mounted on cover. Lettering in gilt on spine and gilt top edges.
Other physical details
ports. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn369210323

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