The Life and Death of Benjamin Robert Haydon (1786-1846)

By: George, Eric

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Book Condition: Very Good


This is the second edition, 1967 (first edition published 1948). Condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear to covers. Previous owners name(an art dealer) on front endpaper. Binding sound. The first edition of this book was published in 1948 when the full text of Haydon's journals was inaccessible. This revised edition contains a supplement in based on a comparison of Tom Taylor's abridgement with The Diary of Benjamin Robert Haydon edited by Professor W.B.Pope (Harvard 1960,1963), together with information about the strange vicissitudes of his pictures, notably the discovery and restoration of the lost masterpiece, The Judgement of Solomon.

Title: The Life and Death of Benjamin Robert Haydon (1786-1846)

Author Name: George, Eric

Categories: Old Masters & Nineteenth Century Art,

Publisher: London, Oxford at the Clarendon Press: 1967

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Fair

Type: Book

Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 005970

Keywords: benjamin robert haydon, the judgement of solomon,