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Madame D'Arblay Diary, 1778-1840 (volume 1, part 2)


73 Portraits in set

Early Diary of Frances Burney 1768-1778 and Diary and Letters of Madame D'Arblay 1778-1840, re-bound in 25 folio volumes and extra-illustrated throughout with approximately 2,700 engraved portraits and topographical views. The prints and other items interfiled with the text illustrate the people, events and places described by Burney in her account of society and court life at the end of the 18th century.

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Sir John Vanbrugh, by John Simon, published by  Jacob Tonson I, or  Jacob Tonson II, after  Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt - NPG D14566

Sir John Vanbrugh

by John Simon, published by Jacob Tonson I, or Jacob Tonson II, after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
mezzotint, (circa 1704-1710)
NPG D14566

Sir John Suckling, by George Vertue, after  Sir Anthony van Dyck - NPG D14660

Sir John Suckling

by George Vertue, after Sir Anthony van Dyck
engraving, published 1744
NPG D14660

John Ligonier, 1st Earl Ligonier, published by Robert Sayer, after  Bartholomew Dandridge - NPG D14626

John Ligonier, 1st Earl Ligonier

published by Robert Sayer, after Bartholomew Dandridge
mezzotint, published circa 1745-1794 (1752)
NPG D14626

William Blakeney, Baron Blakeney, after Sir George Chalmers - NPG D14631

William Blakeney, Baron Blakeney

after Sir George Chalmers
line engraving, (1755)
NPG D14631

Charles Spencer, 3rd Duke of Marlborough, by Alexander Bannerman, after  Sir Joshua Reynolds - NPG D14621

Charles Spencer, 3rd Duke of Marlborough

by Alexander Bannerman, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
etching, (1757)
NPG D14621

Hannah Horneck (née Mangles) ('The Plymouth Beauty'), published by Robert Sayer, after  Sir Joshua Reynolds - NPG D14569

Hannah Horneck (née Mangles) ('The Plymouth Beauty')

published by Robert Sayer, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
mezzotint, (circa 1758-1763)
NPG D14569

Felice Giardini, by Francesco Bartolozzi, after  Giovanni Battista Cipriani - NPG D14564

Felice Giardini

by Francesco Bartolozzi, after Giovanni Battista Cipriani
etching, published 1765
NPG D14564

'Mrs V-t and The Battersea Baron', by Unknown artist - NPG D14620

'Mrs V-t and The Battersea Baron'

by Unknown artist
etching, circa 1766-1787
NPG D14620

Philip Dormer Stanhope, 4th Earl of Chesterfield, published by John Hinton, after  William Hoare - NPG D14630

Philip Dormer Stanhope, 4th Earl of Chesterfield

published by John Hinton, after William Hoare
line engraving, published circa 1766-1781
NPG D14630

George Simon Harcourt, 2nd Earl Harcourt, by D.P. Pariset, published by and after  Pierre-Étienne Falconet - NPG D14578

George Simon Harcourt, 2nd Earl Harcourt

by D.P. Pariset, published by and after Pierre-Étienne Falconet
stipple engraving, (1768)
NPG D14578

Nathaniel Newnham, by Unknown artist - NPG D14614

Nathaniel Newnham

by Unknown artist
stipple engraving, late 18th century
NPG D14614

Mary Gwyn (née Horneck), after Sir Joshua Reynolds - NPG D14571

Mary Gwyn (née Horneck)

after Sir Joshua Reynolds
photogravure, (1775)
NPG D14571

Catherine Bunbury (née Horneck), by Unknown artist - NPG D14570

Catherine Bunbury (née Horneck)

by Unknown artist
etching, published 1 August 1777
NPG D14570

'Miss D-n and Le Comte des Lunettes' (Miss Dawson), published by Archibald Hamilton Jr - NPG D14587

'Miss D-n and Le Comte des Lunettes' (Miss Dawson)

published by Archibald Hamilton Jr
etching, published 1 September 1777
NPG D14587

Charles Hector Theodat, Count d'Estaing, published by Fielding & Walker - NPG D14600

Charles Hector Theodat, Count d'Estaing

published by Fielding & Walker
line engraving, published circa 1777-1781
NPG D14600

Andrew Stuart, by Thomas Watson, after  Sir Joshua Reynolds - NPG D14632

Andrew Stuart

by Thomas Watson, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
mezzotint, (1778)
NPG D14632