Life and Times of Sir Joshua Reynolds, Vol. 2 of 2: With Notices of Some of His Contemporaries (Classic Reprint)

byCharles Robert Leslie

Paperback | January 23, 2019

Life and Times of Sir Joshua Reynolds, Vol. 2 of 2: With Notices of Some of His Contemporaries (Classic Reprint) by Charles Robert Leslie
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Routine of Sir Joshua's life A Blue party at Mrs. Ord's A Friday night at the Club A Dilettanti dinner She Stoops to Conquer The Exhibi tion Ugolino - Boswell admitted to the Club The naval review Visit to the Isle of Wight The Oxford degree Letter to Mr. Gardiner Portrait of Dr. Beattie Sir Joshua elected Mayor of Plympton Presents his portrait to the Corporation Plan for decorating St. Paul' Mrs. Hartley; fracas and duel on her account -duel between Lord Bellamont and Lord Townshend Lady Cockburn Streatham Gallery Mrs. Thrale's verses on Sir Joshua Dr. Barnard's verses A dinner in Thrale's Copper Sitters for 17 73 (1774) Letter to Beattie Decoration of the Society of Arts' room in the Adelphi Barry's quarrel with Burke Goldsmith's embarrassments and Retaliation' - His illness and death The Academy dinner and Exhibition Hannah M01 e's introduction to Sir Joshua Gainsborough comes to London Sir Joshua's nephew's tragedy -visit to Devonshire Dissolution of Parliament Analysis of the Sixth Discourse Sitters for 1774 Sir Joshua's practice at this time (1775) Outbreak of war in America Sir Joshua's connection with the prominent men on both sides The public indifference to the war The Duchess of Devonshire Mrs. Sheridan Omiah - Johnson attacks Sir Joshua for drinking wine Hannah More in London again - T he feather head-dresses A dinner at Mrs. Montague's - Jephson's Braganza' The Dilettanti choose two pensioners Dr. Campbell's impressions of Dr. Johnson The Wits at Mrs. Abington's benefit A dinner at Thrale's A field-day at the Club A dinner at Owen Cambridge's Hanging troubles Hone's picture of The Conjuror' The Academy dinner The Exhi bitiou Walpole's account of it Sir Joshua's pictures Portrait of the Primate of Ireland ivolcot's testimony to Sir Joshua's equanimity The regatta Romney in fashion The portrait of Miss Bowles N orthcote gives Sir Joshua notice to quit Some of his recollections - Deaths of Admiral Saunders, Dr. Nugent, and Mrs. Parker Sir Joshua's character of her -motion to omit Gainsborough's name from the Academy list Barry's self-denying resolutions Pictures and practice of the year.

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Title:Life and Times of Sir Joshua Reynolds, Vol. 2 of 2: With Notices of Some of His Contemporaries (Cla...Format:PaperbackDimensions:668 pages, 9 X 6 X 1.34 inPublished:January 23, 2019Publisher:1KG LimitedLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:133069886X

ISBN - 13:9781330698860

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