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BIRMINGHAM ACADEMY OF ARTS
[Address. 1814]
Birmingham Academy of the Arts. ...
Birmingham Orton and Hawkes Smith, printers, 1814.
[4] p. ; 33 cm. (2°)

The address, list of honorary members, and 'Conditions For The Reception Of Pictures, &c.' signed by 'J. Vincent Barber, Secretary, Birmingham, April 9, 1814'. The text of the 'Address' and list of the 'Honorary Members' of the Society are the same as the first portion of the exhibition catalogue (q.v.).

Copy Notes Accompanied by an ALs addressed Birmingham / John Soane Esqre. Sir, / I am requested by the members / of the Birmingham Academy of Arts to send / you a copy of their Address, and to offer you / their sincere thanks for permitting them / to place your name on their list of ho-/norary members - They beg to assure you / that they are fully sensible of the value of / the favor you have done them & they / will be careful to preserve such counte-/nance & support. / I am / with much respect / yrs obediently / P.H. Witton / 14 April 1814. Unannotated. Bound after the catalogue of the first exhibition as item (14*) in a collection of miscellaneous exhibition catalogues 1809--1834.

Binding C19th half brown morocco-grained cloth, grey paper boards, gilt-lettered spine title. Numbered '87' in a series of sale catalogue volumes.

Reference Number 5295


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