Record number 06/3642
Author Cartier, Etienne, 1813 -
Uniform Title[Vie de Fra Angelico de Fiesole English.]
TitleLife Of Beato Angelico Da Fiesole, Of The Order Of Friar-Preachers. Translated By A Member Of The Same Order From The French Of E. Cartier. With Introduction On The Principles Of Christian Art, By The Same Author. And Commendatory Letter Of His Eminence Cardinal Wiseman. [Epigraph]
ImprintLondon:: John Philip, 7, Orchard Street, Portman Square., 1865.
Physical Description[ii-]xl, 350, [2] p., frontis.; 210 mm. ()ctavo.)
Content Format Note[Half-t., frontis., t.p.] - [Commendatory Letter Of Cardinal Wiseman] - [Dedic.] - [Text] - Catalogue Of The Works Of Beato Angelico Da Fiesole - Analytical Table; [approbation] - Table Of Chapters - Erratum.
Summary NoteThis is a translation of a work first published in French in 1857.

The frontispiece shows Beato Angelico's painting of Christ in the wilderness. In-text decorations are headpieces and initials.
Responsibility NoteThe frontispiece is signed as engraved by Dalziel. In-text decorations are unsigned.

The printers' name is given on the title-page verso: 'Dalziel Brothers, Camden Press, London.'

The work is dedicated by E. Cartier to Fr. Henry Dominic Lacordaire.
SubjectChristian art and symbolism
Painters - Illuminators - Artists - Painting - Frescoes - Churches - Monasteries - Italy - Tuscany - Florence - History - 15th century
Biography - Art history - Translations into English - Translations from French - Great Britain - 19th century
Name as Subject Angelico, Fra, ca. 1395-1400 - 1455
Binding Note19th-century green cloth-covered boards, upper and lower covers gilt-stamped with publisher's device; spine lettered 'Life Of Beato Angelico Da Fiesole With Introduction On The Principles Of Christian Art - Cartier' and 'London John Philp MDCCCLXV'.
Contributors Philp, John Moore, 1819 - 1899, publisher
Dalziel Brothers, fl. 1840-1903
Lacordaire, Henri Dominic, 1802 - 1861, dedicatee
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