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BIRMINGHAM ACADEMY OF ARTS
[Exhibition. 1814]
Birmingham Academy of Arts. First exhibition of the works of artists permanently resident within thirty miles of Birmingham, at a temporary room in Union Street. ...
Birmingham printed by Thomas Knott, jun., 1814.
11, [1] p. ; 26.4 cm. (4°)

Includes a list of the 'Honorary Members' of the Society who are the President of the Royal Academy (Benjamin West) and the senior professors of perspective (J.M.W. Turner), sculpture (John Flaxman) and architecture (John Soane.

Copy Notes Unannotated. Bound (14) in a collection of miscellaneous exhibition catalogues 1809--1834, with a separate issue of the text of the introductory address and list of honorary members together with the 'Conditions For The Reception Of Pictures' accompanied by a letter of presentation (q.v.).

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 5294


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