Sir Augustus Wall Callcott, R.A.

Preferred Media: Painting
Born: 20 February 1779 in London, England, United Kingdom
Died: 25 November 1844
Nationality: British
Royal Academy student from: 30 December 1797 to:
Elected A.R.A: 03 Nov 1806
Elected R.A: 10 Feb 1810
 
Works of Art: 4
Books: 59
Archives: 43
Works by

Morning   
Morning
1810
Augustus Wall Callcott
  
Works after

Mount Lebanon and the Ruins...   
Mount Lebanon and the Ruins...
Augustus Wall Callcott
  

Verona   
Verona
Augustus Wall Callcott
  

Linlithgow   
Linlithgow
1833
Augustus Wall Callcott
  

British painters of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries : with eighty examples of their work engraved on wood.   - London [n.d.]   
08/2633   
Pliny, the Elder   Histoire De La Peinture Ancienne, Extraite De L'Histoire Naturelle De Pline, Liv. XXXV. Avec le Texte Latin, corrigé sur les Mss. de Vossius & sur le I. Ed. de Venise, & éclairci par des Remarques nouvelles. - [Epigraph] - - A Londres [1725]   
07/3403   
An Essay In Two Parts, On The Necessity and Form Of A Royal Academy For Painting, Sculpture and Architecture. - [Epigraph from Cicero]   - London: 1755. Price Six-pence.   
07/3089   
Dezallier d'Argenville, Antoine-Joseph   Tooneel Der Uitmuntende Schilders Van Europa, En Byzonderlyk Van Nederland, Zedert De Vinding' Der Olieverw' Tot Ao. MDCCL. Bevattende De Merkwaardigste Byzonderheeden hunnes Leevensloops, en de Aanwyzinge hunner beste Werken; Hunne onderscheide Eigenschappen in de Kunst, en de Maniere hun's Penseels; En het Middel om de Tékeningen der Groote Meesters te kennen. Verrykt met hunne Afbeeldzels in Fraaije Kunstplaaten. Uit bet Fransch vertaald, verbéterd en grootlyks vermeêrderd. I. Deel. - In 'sGravenhage [1752]   
07/2710   
Gersaint, Edmé-François   A Catalogue And Description Of the Etchings of Rembrandt Van-Rhyn, With some Account of his Life. To which is added, A List of the best Pieces of this Master for the Use of those who would make a Select Collection of his Works. Written originally by the late M. Gersaint, and published by Mess. Helle and Glomy, with considerable Additions and Improvements. Translated from the French. - - London: [1752].   
07/2705   
Landseer, John, A.R.A.   Lectures On The Art Of Engraving, Delivered At The Royal Institution Of Great Britain, - By John Landseer, Engraver To The King, And F.S.A. - - London: 1807.   
07/2559   
Quandt, Johann Gottlob von   Entwurf zu einer Geschichte der Kupferstecherkunst und deren Wechselwirkungen mit andern zeichnenden Künsten. Mit zwei Beilagen. Von Johann Gottlob von Quandt. - - Leipzig: 1826.   
07/2184   
Cobin, A.   Short And Plain Principles Of Linear Perspective, Adapted To Naval Architecture. Containing Rules To Draw Correctly The Forms Of Ships In Every Possible Position. The Whole being rendered so clear that a complete Knowledge of the Art may be soon and easily attained. - Illustrated with Five Copper-Plates. - By A. Cobin. - The Fourth Edition, Revised and Corrected. - - London: 1794. - Price [4s.] Sewed.   
07/2053   
Taylor, Brook   New Principles Of Linear Perspective: Or The Art of Designing On a Plane, The Representations Of All Sorts Of Objects, In A more General and Simple Method than has been hitherto done. - The Third Edition. - By Brook Taylor, Ll.D. and R.S.S. - Revised and Corrected by John Colson, M.A. and F.R.S. Lucasian Professor of Mathematicks in the University of Cambridge. - - London: [1749]   
07/2052   
An Essay On Landscape Painting. With Remarks General And Critical, on The Different Schools And Masters, Ancient Or Modern. -   - London: 1782.   
07/2031   
Freart, Roland, Sieur de Chambray   An Idea Of the Perfection Of Painting: Demonstrated From the Principles of Art, and by Examples conformable to the Observations, which Pliny and Quintilian have made upon the most celebrated Pieces of the Antient Painters, Parallel'd with some Works of the most famous Modern Painters, Leonardo da Vinci, Raphael, Julio Romano, and N. Poussin. - Written in French By Roland Freart, Sieur de Cambray, And rendred English By J.E. Esquire, Fellow of the Royal Society. - - [London:] 1668.   
07/2020   
Richardson, Jonathan, the Elder   An Account Of The Statues, Bas-reliefs, Drawings And Pictures In Italy, France, &c. With Remarks. - By Mr. Richardson, {Sen. and Jun. - The Second Edition. - - London: [1754]   
07/2015   
Le Brun, Charles   Conference Of Monsieur Le Brun, Cheif Painter To The French King, Chancellor and Director Of The Academy Of Painting and Sculpture; Upon Expression, General and Particular. Translated from the French, and Adorned with 43 Copper-Plates. - London, - 1701.   
07/1836   
Félibien, André, sieur des Avaux et de Javercy   Seven Conferences Held In The King of France's Cabinet Of Paintings, Between Mr. Le Brun, Mr. Bourdon, Mr. De Champagne, Mr. Perrault, &c. On some of The most celebrated Pictures of Raphael, Titian, Paulo Veronese, Poussin, &c. In Which The Method of forming a Judgment on Paintings, is laid down with the greatest Elegance and Perspicuity. - Translated from the French of Felibien. With a curious Preface. - - London: 1740.   
07/1835   
Mosnier, Pierre   The History Of Painting, Sculpture, Architecture, Graving; And Of those who have Excell'd in them: In Three Books. Containing their Rise, Progress, Decay, and Revival; With an Account Of the most considerable Productions of the best Artists in all Ages: And how to distinguish the true and regular Performances, from those that are otherwise. - By P. Monier, Painter to the French King, and Professor of Painting, and Sculpture in the Royal Academy at Paris. - - London: [1699]   
07/1834   
Algarotti, Francesco, count   An Essay On Painting Written In Italian By Count Algarotti F.R.S. F.S.A. - [Epigraph] - - London [1764]   
07/1763   
Cole, Sir Henry   Felix Summerly's Hand Book For The National Gallery With Reminiscences Of The Most Celebrated Pictures Drawn From The Originals By John, James, And William Linnell. - London 1843.   
07/1397   
Heller, Joseph   Lucas Cranachs Leben und Werke von Joseph Heller. - Bamberg 1821.   
07/183   
James, John Thomas, bishop of Calcutta   The Flemish Dutch And German Schools Of Painting - By The Rev J T James - London [1822]   
07/43   
Van Worrell, A. B.   Van Worrell's Tableau Of The Dutch And Flemish Painters Of The Old School. - Dedicated, By Permission, To His Majesty. - - London: 1832.   
07/34   
Descamps, Jean Baptiste   La Vie Des Peintres Flamands, Allemands Et Hollandois, Avec Des Portraits Gravés en Taille-douce, une indication de leurs principaux Ouvrages, & des Réflexions sur leurs différentes manieres. Par M. J.B. Descamps, Peintre, Membre de l'Académie Royale des Sciences, Belle-Lettres & Arts de Rouen, & Professeur de l'Ecole du Dessein de la même Ville. Tome Premier. (- Quatrieme.) - A Paris [1753 - 1763]   
07/31   
Houbraken, Arnold   De Groote Schouburgh Der Nederlantsche Konstschilders En Schilderessen. Waar van 'er vele met hunne Beeltenissen ten Tooneel verschynen, en hun levensgedrag en Konstwerken beschreven worden: zynde een vervolg op het Schilderboek van K. v. Mander. Door Arn. Houbraken. I. Deel. (Het II. Deel. 'T welk zyn aanvang neemt met het Jaar 1613, en vervolgt met die Konstschilders welker geboorte in dien tusschentyd tot het Jaar 1635 voorgevallen is. Door Arnold. Houbraken.) - T'Amsterdam, - 1718.(-1719.)   
06/6066   
Views In London And Its Vicinity, Complete In Forty-Eight Plates, Engraved On Copper, By George Cooke, From Drawings By Callcott, R.A. Stanfield, A.R.A. Prout. Roberts. Stark. Harding. Cotman. Havell. &c. &c. After The Original Sketches Made On The Spot By Edward W. Cooke.   - London: (1834.)   
06/5818   
Callcott, Maria   Description Of The Chapel Of The Annunziata Dell'Arena; Or, Giotto's Chapel, In Padua. By Mrs. Callcott. - London: [1835]   
06/4947   
Sir Augustus Wall Callcott's Italian & English Landscapes. Lithographed by T.C. Dibdin.   - London 1847.   
06/4760   
Ehrenström, Marianne d'   Notices Sur La Littérature Et Les Beaux-Arts En Suède, Par Marianne d/Ehrenström. - Stockholm. 1826.   
06/3894   
Waagen, Gustav Friedrich   Ueber Hubert und Johann van Eyck. Von Dr. Gustav Friedrich Waagen, correspondirendem Mitgliede der Königlich Bayerischen Akademie der Wissenschaften. - Breslau. 1822.   
06/3888   
Hegner, Ulrich   Hans Holbein der Juengere. Von Ulrich Hegner. - Mit des Meisters Bildnisse. - Berlin 1827.   
06/3887   
Rumohr, Karl Friedrich von   Hans Holbein der jüngere, in seinem Verhältniss zum deutschen Formschnittwesen. Von C. Fr. v. Rumohr. - Leipzig 1836.   
06/3886   
Förster, Carl August   Rafael. Kunst und Kuenstlerleben, in Gedichten von Karl Foerster. - Mit Kupfern nach Gemaelden von Rafael. - Leipzig 1827.   
06/3745   
Notices Of The Life And Works Of Titian.   - London: 1829.   
06/3643   
Ticozzi, Stefano   Vite Dei Pittori Vecellj Di Cadore Libri Quattro Di Stefano Ticozzi. - Milano 1817.   
06/3633   
Watelet, Claude-Henri   Dictionnaire Des Arts De Peinture, Sculpture Et Gravure. Par M. Watelet, de l'Académie Française, Honoraire de l'Académie Royale de Peinture & Sculpture; & M. Lévesque, de l'Académie des Inscriptions & Belles-Lettres, Aggrégé à L'Académie des Beaux-Arts de Saint-Petersbourg. Tome Premier. (- Cinquieme.) - A Paris [1792]   
06/3545   
Raccolta Di Lettere Sulla Pittura Scultura Ed Architettura Scritte Da' più celebri Professori che in dette Arti fiorirono dal Secolo XV. al XVII. (Tomo II.) (Tomo III.)   - In Roma [1754 (- 1759)]   
06/3543   
A Descriptive Catalogue Of The Portraits In The Collection Of John, Duke Of Bedford, K.G. At Woburn Abbey. [Epigraph]   - London: [1834]   
06/2890   
Jameson, Anna Brownell   A Handbook To The Public Galleries Of Art In And Near London. With Catalogues of the Pictures, Accompanied By Critical, Historical, And Biographical Notices, And Copious Indexes To Facilitate Reference. By Mrs. Jameson. In Two Parts. Part I. Containing Introduction. National Gallery. Windsor Castle. (Part II. Containing Hampton Court. Dulwich Gallery. Barry's Pictures. Soane's Museum.) - London: 1842.   
06/2654   
Bardwell, Thomas   The Practice Of Painting Made Easy: In which is contained, The Art Of Painting In Oil, With The Method Of Colouring, Under The Heads Of First Painting, or Dead-colouring; - Second Painting; - Third or Last Painting; - Painting Back-grounds; - On Copying; - Drapery, and Landschape Painting. By T. Bardwell, Painter. - London: [1782]   
06/2563   
Waagen, Gustav Friedrich   Works Of Art And Artists In England. By G.F. Waagen, Director Of The Royal Gallery At Berlin. Three Volumes. Volume I. The British Museum. Windsor Castle. The National Gallery. Devonshire House. Mr. Wilkins. Duke Of Devonshire's Villa, Chiswick. (- Volume III. ...) - London: [1838]   
06/2479   
Letters From A Young Painter Abroad To His Friends In England. Adorned with Copper Plates. [Epigraph.] Vol. I. The Second Edition. (Vol. II.)   - London: [1750]   
06/2471   
Fisgrave, Anthony   Midas; Or, A Serious Inquiry Concerning Taste And Genius; Including A Proposal For The Certain Advancement Of The Elegant Arts. To Which Is Added, By Way Of Illustration, A Fragment Of Ancient History. By Anthony Fisgrave, Ll. D. - London: 1808.   
06/2460   
Quatremère de Quincy, Antoine-Chrysostome   The Destination Of Works Of Art And The Use To Which They Are Applied, Considered With Regard To Their Influence On The Genius And Taste Of Artists, And The Sentiment Of Amateurs. [Epigraph] Translated From The French By Henry Thomson, R.A. - London: 1821.   
06/2458   
National Gallery (London)   A Descriptive Catalogue Of The Pictures In The National Gallery, With Critical Remarks On Their Merits. By Wm. Young Ottley, F.A.S. Member Of The Society Of Arts And Sciences At Utrecht, And Author Of 'The Italian School Of Design,' &c. In Three Parts. I. The Angerstein Collection. II. The Collection Presented By Sir G. Beaumont, Bart. III. Pictures Recently Added To The Gallery. - London: 1826.   
06/2366   
Dolce, Ludovico   Aretin: Or, A Dialogue On Painting. From the Italian of Lodovico Dolce. - Glasgow: [i.e. 1770.]   
06/1887   
The Life Of Raffaello Sanzio Da Urbino: By The Author Of The Life Of Michael Angelo. And The Characters Of The Most Celebrated Painters Of Italy: By Sir Joshua Reynolds.   - London: [1816]   
06/868   
Shee, Martin Archer, P.R.A.   Elements Of Art, A Poem; In Six Cantos; With Notes And A Preface; Including Strictures On The State Of The Arts, Criticism, Patronage, And Public Taste. By Martin Archer Shee, R.A. - London: 1809.   
05/3596   
Fiorillo, Johann Dominicus   Geschichte der Künste und Wissenschaften seit der Wiederherstellung derselben bis an das Ende des achtzehnten Jahrhunderts. Von einer Gesellschaft gelehrter Männer ausgearbeitet. Zweyte Abtheilung. Geschichte der zeichnenden Künste. I. Geschichte der Mahleren von J.D. Fiorillo. Erster Band. (-Sechster band.) - Göttingen 1798. (-1808.)   
05/3423   
Bryan, Michael   A Biographical And Critical Dictionary Of Painters And Engravers, From The Revival Of Art Under Cimabue, And The Alledged Discovery Of Engraving By Finiguerra, To The Present Time: With The Ciphers, Monograms, And Marks, Used By Each Engraver; And An Ample List Of Their Principal Works. Together With Two Indexes, Alphabetical And Chronological. To Which Is Prefixed, An Introduction, Containing A Brief Account of the Painters of Antiquity. By Michael Bryan. In Two Volumes. Vol. I. (II.) - London: 1816.   
05/3405   
Millin de Grandmaison, Aubin Louis   Dictionnaire Des Beaux-Arts, Par A.L. Millin, Membre de l'Institut, Conservateur des Médailles, des Antiques et des Pierres gravées de la Bibliothèque impériale, Professeur d'antiquités, etc. etc. Cet ouvrage fait partie de ceux adoptés par le Gouvernement pour la formation des Bibliothèques des Lycées. Tome I. (-III.) - A Paris [1806.]   
05/3404   
Boschini, Marco   Le Ricche Minere Della Pittura Veneziana. Compendiosa informazione Di Marco Boschini Non solo delle Pitture publiche di Venezia: ma dell'Isole ancora circonvicine. Al Serenissimo Prencipe E Regal Collegio Di Venezia. - In Venezia [1674]   
05/3313   
James, John Thomas, bishop of Calcutta   The Italian Schools Of Painting With Observations On The Present State Of The Art - By The Rev J T James - London 1820   
05/3305   
Rio, Alexis-François   De La Poésie Chrétienne Dans Son Principe, Dans Sa Matière Et Dans Ses Formes; par A.-F. Rio. Forme De L'Art, Seconde Partie. - Paris 1836.   
05/3279   
Lamotte, Charles   An Essay Upon Poetry and Painting, With Relation to the Sacred and Profane History. With An Appendix Concerning Obscenity in Writing and Painting. By Charles Lamotte, D.D. F.R.S. Member of the Society of Antiquaries, and Chaplain to his Grace the Duke of Montague. - London: [1730]   
05/3275   
Denmark. Sovereign (1746-1766: Frederick V)   The Charter Given Unto The Royal Danish Academy Of Painting, Sculpture And Architecture In Copenhagen. - [Copenhagen] 1758.   
05/3080   
Sketches Of The Lives Of Correggio, And Parmegiano.   - London: 1823.   
05/3063   
Callcott, Maria   Memoirs Of The Life Of Nicholas Poussin. By Maria Graham, Author Of A Journal Of A Tour In India, &c. &c. - London: 1820.   
05/2741   
The Royal Gallery Of British Art.   - London: [ca. 1851?]   
05/818   
The Royal Gallery Of British Art.   - London: [ca. 1851?]   
05/806   
Passavant, Johann David   Rafael Von Urbino Und Sein Vater Giovanni Santi Von J.D. Passavant. In Zwei Theilen Mit Vierzehn Abbildungen. Erster Theil. (Zweiter Theil.) - Leipzig: 1839.   
05/757   
An Essay On Design: Including Proposals for Erecting a Public Academy To be Supported by Voluntary Subscriptions (Till a Royal Foundation can be obtain'd) For Educating the British Youth In Drawing, And the several Arts depending thereon . [Epigraph from Horace]   - London [1749]   
03/2301   
FAR/1/5    Delcaration of the independence of the Council of the Royal Academy with proceedings of the General Assembly upon it    [1803]    Item   
CA/10    Notes by Augustus Wall Callcott on British private collections    [c.1824-36]    File   
CA/4    [Maria Callcott], to [unknown]    19 May [1840]    Item   
CA/2    A.W. Callcott, to Messrs. Finden, 19 Southampton Place, Euston Square    8 Dec 1833    Item   
CA/1    [copy] A.W. Callcott, to C. Barry    15 Oct 1833    Series   
AND/25/92    Manuscript sale catalogue of works by Sir Augustus Wall Callcott    12 May 1845    Item   
AND/25/20    [copy] Obituary of Sir Augustus Wall Callcott    [1845]    Item   
AND/25/19    Title page of a sale catalogue    8 May 1845    Item   
AND/23/115    A.W.Callcott, to [un-named]    [c.1830s]    Item   
AND/22/263    Newspaper cuttings    [1836]    Item   
AND/22/257    Henry Hallam, 17 Wimpole Street, to T. Phillips    11 Feb 1836    Item   
AND/22/85    John Martin, 112 Mount Street, to Samuel Rogers    3 Nov 1834    Item   
AND/21/205    Pages 49 and 50 of the 1831 Academy catalogue    1831    Item   
AND/20/221a    Sales catalogue cutting    [c.1870]    Item   
AND/19/207    A.W. Callcott, to Mr. Smith, Print Seller, Leicester    [c.1825-30]    Item   
AND/18/29    Anderdon's notes on 1821 exhibits #171 to #194    [c.1870]    Item   
AND/17/116    Newspaper cutting, from the [British Press]    [10 May 1819]    Item   
AND/16/100    Admission ticket for an Academy lecture    8 Dec 1817    Item   
AND/16/92    [copy] A.W. Callcott, Kensington Gravel Pits, to Phillips    30 Jan 1817    Item   
AND/15/128    Fragment of a Sale Catalogue    [c.1860]    Item   
AND/13/120    Newspaper cutting, an incomplete critique of the 1807 Academy exhibition    1807    Item   
JU/11/327    Gilbert Newton [to Sir Augustus Wall Callcott]    c. 1830    Item   
JU/6/144    A W Callcott, to Lady Palgrave    Apr 1840    Item   
LAW/5/308    Penry Williams, Vicolo de' Greci, No.1, via del Babuino, Rome    17 Feb 1829    Item   
LAW/5/264    P. Williams, 1 Vicolo de'greci, via del Babuino, Rome, to Joseph Bailey    21 Aug 1828    Item   
LAW/5/227    Maria Callcott, Florence, to Sir Thomas    3 Apr 1828    Item   
LAW/5/209    P. Williams, 1 Vicolo de' Greci, Rome, to Sir Thos. Lawrence, P.R.A., Russell Square, London    16 Jan 1828    Item   
LAW/5/186    Thos. Lawrence, Russell Square, to David Wilkie, Madrid    10 Jan 1828    Item   
LAW/5/80    Maria Graham to Sir Thomas    14 Nov 1826    Item   
LAW/3/211    Maria Graham, to Sir Thomas    [2 Nov 1820]    Item   
LAW/3/200    A.W. Callcott, Kensington Gravel Pits, to [Thomas Lawrence]    8 Feb 1820    Item   
LAW/3/73    T[homas] L[awrence], Palazzo Quirinale, to Joseph Farington, Charlotte Street, Bloomsbury    6 Oct 1819    Item   
LAW/3/52    [Thomas Lawrence], Palazzo Quirinale, to Joseph Farington, Charlotte Street, Fitzroy Square, London    20 Jul 1819    Item   
LAW/3/41    Sam. Lysons, King's Bench Walk, to Thos. Lawrence, rome    5 May 1819    Item   
LAW/3/26    Jos. Farington, to Thomas Lawrence, Rome    6 Apr 1819    Item   
LAW/2/312    Jos. Farington, Post Office, Hastings, Sussex, to Sir Thomas Lawrence, 65 Russell Square    18 Sep 1818    Item   
LAW/2/96/1    T Lawrence, Russell Square, London, to Joseph Farington, Mr. Farington's, Parrs Wood, near Manchester    6 Apr [1815]    Item   
LAW/1/235    T. L[awrence], to Joseph Farington, Marlborough Buildings, Bath    31 Jan 1810    Item   
LAW/1/232    T. L[awrence], to Joseph Farington, Marlborough Buildings, Bath    29 Jan 1810    Item   
LAW/1/177    T. Lawr., to Joseph Farington, Parrs Wood, Didsbury, Manchester    25 Jan 180[9]    Item   
GRI/3/99    [copy] George Richmond, 10 York Street, to The Right Hon. W. Gladstone    28 Nov 1844    Item   
236/67/8    David Francis White, 28 Maddox Street, Hanver Sq., to T. Miller    7 Jul 1851    Item   
RAA/GA/1/4    General Assembly minutes, vol. 4    10 Feb 1826 - 10 Dec 1841    Item