A descriptive catalogue of a general collection of ancient and modern engraved gems, cameos as well as intaglios : taken from the most celebrated cabinets in Europe ; and cast in coloured pastes, white enamel, and sulphur

A descriptive catalogue of a general collection of ancient and modern engraved gems, cameos as well as intaglios : taken from the most celebrated cabinets in Europe ; and cast in coloured pastes, white enamel, and sulphur

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DESCRIPTIVE CATALOGUE
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ENGRAVED
GEMS,
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PIERRES
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DESCRIPTIVE CATALOGUE
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GENERAL COLLECTION
OF
ANCIENT AND MODERN ENGRAVED GEMS,
CAMEOS AS WELL AS INTAGLIOS,
TAKEN FROM THE
MOST CELEBRATED CABINETS IN EUROPE;
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CAST
IN
COLOURED PASTES, WHITE ENAMEL, AND SULPHUR,
B
V
JAMES TASSIE,
BY
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modeller;
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ARRANGED AND DESCRIBED.
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P
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ILLUSTRATED WITH COPPER- PLATES.
TO WHICH IS PREFIXED, AN INTRODUCTION ON THE VARIOUS USES OF THIS COLLECTION», THE ORIGIN OF THE ART OF ENGRAVING ON HARD STONES, AND THE PROGRESS OF PASTES.
ARTIBUS INGENUIS QUARUM MIHI MAXIMA CURA.
VOL.
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II.
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PRINTED FOR AND SOLD BY JAMES TASSIE, n". 20, LEICESTER-FIELDS; AND J. MURRAY, BOOKSELLER, n". 32, FLEET-STREET.
C.
BUCKTON, PRINTER, GREAT PULTENEY STREET.
M, D C
C,
X C I.
CATALOGUE RAISONNÉ
d'une
COLLECTION GENERALE,
P
E
PIERRES GRAVÉES ANTIQUES ET MODERNES, TANT EN CREUX QUE CAMÉES,
TIRÉES DES
CABINETS LES PLUS CELEBRES DE L'EUROPE.
MOULÉES EN
PÂTES DE COULEURS A L'IMITATION DES PIERRES, EMAUX BLANCS, ET SOUFRES,
PAR
JACQUES TASSIE,
MIS EN ORDRE ET LE
sculpteur.
R.
E,
RAS
PAR
AU
Q^U
TEXTE RÉDIGE
P
E.
ORNÉ DE PLANCHES GRAVEES.
EL ON A AJOUTÉ
UN DISCOURS PRELIMINAIRE SUR
LES DIFFERENTS USAGES DE CETTE COLLECTION, SUR ...

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»HELF No.3^22/..C>J
r.2./DESCRIPTIVE CATALOGUE
O F
ENGRAVED GEMS, ^c.
CATALOGUE RAISONNE
D E
PIERRES GRAVÉES,A
DESCRIPTIVE CATALOGUE
O F
COLLECTIONA GENERAL
OF
ANCIENT AND MODERN ENGRAVED GEMS,
CAMEOS AS WELL AS INTAGLIOS,
TAKEN FROM THE
MOST CELEBRATED CABINETS IN EUROPE;
CAST INANI>
ENAMEL, AND SULPHUR,COLOURED PASTES, WHITE
B V
modeller;TASSIE,JAMES
DESCRIBED.ARRANGED AND
«BY
E;E. A S PR. R
'AND
ILLUSTRATED WITH COPPER-PLATES.
WHICH PREFIXED,TO IS
OFTHE ORIGINAN INTRODUCTION VARIOUS THIS COLLECTION»,ON THE USES OF
PASTES.PROGRESS OFTHE ART OF ENGRAVING ON HARD STONES, AND THE
ARTIBUS INGENUIS QUARUM MIHI MAXIMA CURA.
VOL. II.
L I^ D N:
PRINTED FOR AND SOLD BY JAMES TASSIE, n". 20, LEICESTER-FIELDS;
AND MURRAY, BOOKSELLER, n". FLEET-STREET.32,J.
C. BUCKTON, PRINTER, GREAT PULTENEY STREET.
M, DC C, X C I.CATALOGUE RAISONNÉ
d'une
GENERALE,COLLECTION
EP
GRAVÉES ANTIQUESPIERRES ET MODERNES,
TANT EN CREUX QUE CAMÉES,
TIRÉES DES
CELEBRES DECABINETS LES PLUS L'EUROPE.
MOULÉES EN
PÂTES DE COULEURSA L'IMITATION DES PIERRES, EMAUX BLANCS, ET SOUFRES,
PAR
JACQUES TASSIE, sculpteur.
MIS EN ORDRE ET LE TEXTE RÉDIGE
PAR
E,R. RAS P E.
ORNÉ DE PLANCHES GRAVEES.
A U Q^UEL ON A AJOUTÉ
UN DISCOURS PRELIMINAIRE SUR LES DIFFERENTS USAGES DE CETTE COLLECTION,
SUR L'ORIGINE DE L'ART DE GRAVER LES PIERRES DURES,
ET LE PROGRÈS DE L'INVENTION DES PATES.
ARTIBUS INCENUIS QUARUM MIHI MAXIMA CURA.
TOM. II.
J LONDRES:
IMPRIMÉ POUR TASSIE, ET SE VEND CHEZ LUI,J. n". 20, LEICESTER-FIELDS;
ET CHEZ MURRAY, LIBRAIRE,J. N^ FLEET-STREET.32,
C. BUCK.TON, IMPREMIER, GREAT PULTENEY STREET.
M, DCC, XCL