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John Johnson Collection of Printed Ephemera for Art Historians: Fine Art

How to maximise use of the John Johnson Collection to find information about artists and art

Stacy Marks invitation

Stacy Marks private view invitation

(C) John Johnson Collection: Artists' Invitations 1 (3b)

What is there in the Collection relating to fine art?

Apart from some portraits of John Johnson, notably by H. Andrew Freeth, there is secondary material relating to Fine Art:

Artists' invitations. These are catalogued (at a minimal level) on the Johnson online catalogue. To browse these records, use Browse, set scrollbar to shelfmarksand type Artists

Prospectuses of prints: Prospectuses 43 (1750-1826) and 44 (1826--)  Not catalogued.

Exhibition ephemera: Exhibitions 1 (18th centuryonly catalogued)

Exhibition catalogues 1-17. These are catalogued  To browse these records, use Browse, set scrollbar to shelfmarksand type Exhibition catalogues. Please note that the majority of the Bodleian's exhibition catalogues can be found on SOLO

Trade cards for artists (few).  Trade Cards 1 (Art galleries and artists), Trade Cards 2 (Artists' materials and colourmen). To browse the records, use Browse, set scrollbar to shelfmarksand type Trade Cards 1 (or 2)

Subject Guide

Julie Anne Lambert's picture
Julie Anne Lambert
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