NYPL: William James Bennett: Master of the Aquatint View

Deak, Gloria-Gilda. William James Bennett: Master of the Aquatint View. New York Public Library, 1988. ISBN: 0871044110. Unmarked text. A few bumps around the edges. Good. Paperback. (#30081)

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Exhibition catalog. Full-page prints of early Americana by the master of aquatint, with critical and biographical introductions and a complete, annotated checklist of the New York Public Library’s holdings.

Introductory essay by Dale Roylance. Checklist and commentaries by Roberta Waddell and Theresa Balazar. 92 pages, 32 b/w duotones, 9 color plates.

William James Bennett (1787-1844), a British-born artist and engraver, was active in the United States from 1816 until his death.