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ARTISTS' GENERAL BENEVOLENT INSTITUTION
An account of the General Benevolent Institution, for the relief of the widows and orphans of artists in the United Kingdom, whose works have been known and esteemed by the public; supported by voluntary contributions. 1815.
London: printed by W. Bulmer and Co., 1815.
23, [1] p. ; 21.5 cm. (4º)

Soane, Mrs Soane and John Soane, jun. are listed as life subscribers. Soane was present at the inaugural meeting of the Artists' General Benevolent Institution on 20 June 1814, possibly at the invitation of Barbara Hofland, and continued to take an active role in its affairs, acting as one of the trustees for several years together with Chantrey and Turner.

Copy Notes Bound (2) in a collection of pamphlets.

Binding Later C19th brown morocco-grain binder's cloth, gilt-lettered on spine 'Artists' / Societies'. Later numbered 'F' in a series of pamphlet volumes.

Reference Number 5422


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