Francesco Bartolozzi, R.A.

Preferred Media: Printmaking and reproductive engraving
Born: 21 September 1727 in Florence, Italy
Died: 7 March 1815
Nationality: Italian
Category of Membership: Foundation Member
Elected R.A: 10 Dec 1768
 
Works of Art: 75
Books: 29
Archives: 18
Works by

Peasants going to Market   
Peasants going to Market
1 August 1802
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

Portrait of Edward Hawke, 1st...   
Portrait of Edward Hawke, 1st...
14 June 1796
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

Sir Joshua Reynolds' calling card   
Sir Joshua Reynolds' calling card
[1790]
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

Emblem of Night   
Emblem of Night
1764
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

The Risen Christ   
The Risen Christ
ca. 1785
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

A Faun's Concert   
A Faun's Concert
ca. 1765
Francesco Bartolozzi
  
 

Head of a clean-shaven man...   
Head of a clean-shaven man...
1 March 1796
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

St John the Baptist revealing...   
St John the Baptist revealing...
1765
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

Sleeping Boy   
Sleeping Boy
ca. 1765
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

Youth admonished by a Sage   
Youth admonished by a Sage
c.1785
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

The Departure of the Sons...   
The Departure of the Sons...
21 December 1793
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

Charles Brandon, 3rd Duke of...   
Charles Brandon, 3rd Duke of...
Francesco Bartolozzi
  
 

Henry Brandon, 2nd Duke of...   
Henry Brandon, 2nd Duke of...
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

Ruins   
Ruins
1766
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

Bacchus   
Bacchus
1796
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

Orlando and Oberto meet and...   
Orlando and Oberto meet and...
1773
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

Olympia abandoned by her husband...   
Olympia abandoned by her husband...
1773
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

Satyr playing Pan's pipes beneath...   
Satyr playing Pan's pipes beneath...
Francesco Bartolozzi
  
 

Giardini concert ticket   
Giardini concert ticket
1780
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

The Madonna della Sedia   
The Madonna della Sedia
1778
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

Allegory of History's victory over...   
Allegory of History's victory over...
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

Ticket for Masqued Ball, New...   
Ticket for Masqued Ball, New...
1775
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

Ticket for a Ball at...   
Ticket for a Ball at...
1775
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

Ticket for a Regatta Ball...   
Ticket for a Regatta Ball...
1775
Francesco Bartolozzi
  
 

Giardini concert ticket   
Giardini concert ticket
[1776?]
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

Giardini concert ticket   
Giardini concert ticket
[1782]
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

Giardini concert ticket   
Giardini concert ticket
1778
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

A Muse   
A Muse
1776
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

Vertumnus and Pomona masquerade ticket   
Vertumnus and Pomona masquerade ticket
1777
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

Hanover Square masquerade ticket for...   
Hanover Square masquerade ticket for...
1782
Francesco Bartolozzi
  
 

Ranelagh Gardens masquerade ticket for...   
Ranelagh Gardens masquerade ticket for...
1776
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

Dragonetti concert ticket   
Dragonetti concert ticket
[1792]
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

Cupid and Psyche   
Cupid and Psyche
30 May 1792
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

Archers shooting at a Herm   
Archers shooting at a Herm
ca. 1785
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

Portrait of a bearded man...   
Portrait of a bearded man...
1764
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

Portrait of a man (possibly...   
Portrait of a man (possibly...
1764?
Francesco Bartolozzi
  
 

Giardini concert ticket   
Giardini concert ticket
[1767]
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

Tityus   
Tityus
ca. 1785
Francesco Bartolozzi
  
Works after

Portrait of G.B. Cipriani R.A.   
Portrait of G.B. Cipriani R.A.
24 December 1785
Francesco Bartolozzi
  
Works associated with

Theatre ticket for performance of...   
Theatre ticket for performance of...
1780-90?
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

Ticket for Theatre Royal, Haymarket   
Ticket for Theatre Royal, Haymarket
[1780]
Francesco Bartolozzi
  

Innocence taught by Love and...   
Innocence taught by Love and...
1 January 1784
Giovanni Battista Cipriani
  

Title-plate   
Title-plate
Giovanni Battista Cipriani
  

Title-page vignette   
Title-page vignette
Giovanni Battista Cipriani
  

Dedication leaf   
Dedication leaf
Giovanni Battista Cipriani
  
 

Painting   
Painting
20 March 1792
Giovanni Battista Cipriani
  

Zerbino, wounded in duel, dies...   
Zerbino, wounded in duel, dies...
Giovanni Battista Cipriani
  

A Muse   
A Muse
18 March 1783
Giovanni Battista Cipriani
  

The Graces crowning the Bust...   
The Graces crowning the Bust...
28 July 1788
Giovanni Battista Cipriani
  

Side view of the Temple...   
Side view of the Temple...
Charles-Louis Clérisseau
  

Frontispiece   
Frontispiece
Charles-Louis Clérisseau
  
 

Portrait of Francesco Bartolozzi, R.A.   
Portrait of Francesco Bartolozzi, R.A.
31 March 1793
George Dance
  

Ticket for a 'Concert of...   
Ticket for a 'Concert of...
Nathaniel Dance
  

Self-portrait   
Self-portrait
1 January 1798
Thomas Gainsborough
  

The Monarch Swain   
The Monarch Swain
28 March 1796
William Hamilton
  

Portrait of Elizabeth, Countess of...   
Portrait of Elizabeth, Countess of...
12 August 1791
Horace Hone
  

Portrait of Elizabeth (Vernon), Countess...   
Portrait of Elizabeth (Vernon), Countess...
1 October 1784
Angelica Kauffman
  
 

Angelica and Sacripante   
Angelica and Sacripante
Angelica Kauffman
  

The Three Fine Arts   
The Three Fine Arts
10 November 1783
Angelica Kauffman
  

Portrait of Francesco Bartolozzi RA   
Portrait of Francesco Bartolozzi RA
ca. 1850-60?
Robert Hindry Mason
  

The Delivery of the Definitive...   
The Delivery of the Definitive...
21 December 1793
Daniel Orme
  

Study of two heads   
Study of two heads
1760
Giovanni Battista Piazzetta
  

Studies of three left feet,...   
Studies of three left feet,...
1760
Giovanni Battista Piazzetta
  
 

Study of two heads   
Study of two heads
1760
Giovanni Battista Piazzetta
  

Studies of hands   
Studies of hands
1760
Giovanni Battista Piazzetta
  

Ticket to a concert in...   
Ticket to a concert in...
1794
Biagio Rebecca
  

Portrait of Angelica Kauffman, R.A.   
Portrait of Angelica Kauffman, R.A.
3 September 1780
Joshua Reynolds
  

Agostino Carlini, Francesco Bartolozzi, and...   
Agostino Carlini, Francesco Bartolozzi, and...
5 March 1778
John Francis Rigaud
  

Samson breaking his Bands   
Samson breaking his Bands
1 January 1799
John Francis Rigaud
  
 

  

12 October 1778
Robert Menageot
  

RA diploma  (Sydney Smirke)   
RA diploma (Sydney Smirke)
Royal Academy of Arts (London)
  

The Royal Academicians in General...   
The Royal Academicians in General...
1795
Henry Singleton
  

George III honoured as Patron...   
George III honoured as Patron...
April 1793
Henry Tresham
  

Portrait of Francesco Bartolozzi RA   
Portrait of Francesco Bartolozzi RA
Giovanni Vendramini
  

Cornelia, Mother of the Gracchi,...   
Cornelia, Mother of the Gracchi,...
10 November 1783
Benjamin West
  
 

Tuer, Andrew W.   Bartolozzi and his works : a biographical and descriptive account of the life and career of Francesco Bartolozzi, R.A. (illustrated) ; with some observations on the present demand for and value of his prints; the way to detect modern impressions from worn-out plates and to recognise falsely-tinted impressions; deceptions attempted with prints; print collecting, judging, handling, &c.; together with a list of upwards of 2,000 - the most extensive record yet compiled - of the great engraver's works / by Andrew W. Tuer. - London : [1882]   
08/1166   
Baily, J.T. Herbert   Francesco Bartolozzi, R.A. : a biographical essay / by J.T. Herbert Baily, with a catalogue of the principal prints, and a six years' record of auction prices. - London 1907.   
08/3860   
Bartolozzi, Francesco, R.A.   Catalogue of eighty-five engravings upon satin, by F. Bartolozzi, R.A., and his school - London May 1st, 1884   
13/1057   
An Authentic History Of The Professors Of Painting, Sculpture, & Architecture, Who Have Practised In Ireland; Involving Original Letters From Sir Joshua Reynolds, Which prove him to have been illiterate. To Which Are Added, Memoirs of the Royal Academicians; Being an Attempt to Improve the Taste of the Realm. - By Anthony Pasquin, Esq. - [Epigraph] -   - [London,] [1796]   
07/3092   
Gemmarum Antiquarum Delectus; Ex Præstantioribus Desumptus, Quæ In Dactyliothecis Ducis Marlburiensis Conservantur. - Choix De Pierres Antiques Gravées Du Cabinet Du Duc De Marlborough. - Tom. I. (II.) -   - Londini: [1845]   
07/2851   
A Set Of Prints Engraved after the most capital Paintings In the Collection of Her Imperial Majesty, The Empress of Russia Lately in the Possession of the Earl Of Orford At Houghton in Norfolk; With Plans, Elevations, Sections, Chimney Pieces & Ceilings. Vol: I (II)   - London [1788]   
06/4255   
Chambers, William, R.A.   A Dissertation On Oriental Gardening; By Sr William Chambers, Comptroller-General Of His Majesty's Works, &c. The Second Edition, With Additions. To Which Is Annexed, An Explanatory Discourse, By Tan Chet-Qua, of Quang-Chew-Fu, Gent. - London: 1773.   
06/2974   
Marchant, Nathaniel, R.A.   A Catalogue Of One Hundred Impressions From Gems, Engraved By Nathaniel Marchant. - [Epigraph] - London: 1792.   
04/2326   
Musée du Louvre   Le Musée Royal Publié Par Henri Laurent Graveur Du Cabinet Du Roi Ou Recueil De Gravures D'Après Les Plus Beaux Tableaux Statues Et Bas-Reliefs De La Collection Royale Avec Description Des Sujets Notices Littéraires Et Discours Sur Les Arts Dédié Au Roi. - Paris [1816 (-1818)]   
05/1062   
Picturæ Dominici Zampierii Vulgo Domenichino Quæ Extant In Sacello Sacræ Ædi Cryptoferratensi Adjuncto Nunc Primum Tabulis Æneis Incisæ.   - Romæ [1762]   
05/881   
The Works Of William Hogarth, From The Original Plates Restored By James Heath, Esq. R.A.; With The Addition Of Many Subjects Not Before Collected; To Which Are Prefixed, A Biographical Essay On The Genius and Productions of Hogarth, And Explanations Of The Subjects Of The Plates, By John Nichols, Esq. F.S.A.   - London: (1837?)   
05/62   
Il Mercurio Italico: O Sia Ragguaglio Generale intorno alla Letteratura, Belle Arti, Utili Scoperte, ec. di tutta l'Italia. The Italian Mercury: Or, A General Account concerning the Literature, Fine Arts, Useful Discoveries, &c. of all Italy.   - Londra: [1789-1790]   
04/3655   
Shakespeare, William   The Dramatic Works Of William Shakspeare Revised By George Steevens. Vol. I. (- IX.) - London: - [1802]   
04/3206   
A Collection Of Prints, From Pictures Painted For The Purpose Of Illustrating The Dramatic Works Of Shakspeare, By The Artists Of Great-Britain. Volume I. (II.)   - London [1803]   
04/3171   
Thomson, James   The Seasons, By James Thomson. Illustrated With Engravings By F. Bartolozzi, R.A. And P. W. Tomkins, Historical Engravers to Their Majesties; From Original Pictures painted For The Work By W. Hamilton, R.A. - London: [1797]   
03/2951   
Bryant, Jacob   A New System, Or, An Analysis Of Ancient Mythology: Wherein an Attempt is made to divest Tradition of Fable; and to reduce the Truth to its original Purity. In this Work is given an History of the Babylonians, Chaldeans, Egyptians, Canaanites, Helladians, Ionians, Leleges, Dorians, Pelasgi: Also Of The Scythæ, Indoscythæ, Ethiopians, Phenicians. The Whole contains an Account of the principal Events in the first Ages, from the Deluge to the Dispersion: Also of the various Migrations, which ensued, and the Settlements made afterwards in different Parts: Circumstances of great Consequence, which were subsequent to the Gentile History of Moses. Vol. I. (II.) By Jacob Bryant, Formerly of King's College, Cambridge; and Secretary to his Grace the late Duke of Marlborough, during his Command abroad; and Secretary to him as Master eneral of his Majesty's Ordnance. - London: [1774(-1776)]   
03/2940   
Gray, Thomas   Elegy Written In A Country Church-Yard By Gray: And Translated Into Italian Verse By J. Giannini, LL.D. The Second Edition. - London: [1782]   
03/2932   
Memoirs Of Thomas Hollis, Esq. F.R. And A.S.S. ...   - London Printed [1780]   
03/2888   
Society of Dilettanti (London)   Ionian Antiquities, Published By Order Of The Society Of Dilettanti. - London: [1769 (-1915)]   
03/2614   
Adam, Robert   Ruins Of The Palace Of The Emperor Diocletian At Spalatro In Dalmatia By R. Adam F.R.S. F.S.A. Architect To The King And To The Queen - [1764]   
03/2477   
Engravings From The Original Designs Of Annibale, Agostino, And Ludovico Caracci, In His Majesty's Collection. Consisting Of Elegant Compositions And Studies For The Various Celebrated Pictures In The Different Palaces And Cabinets At Rome, Bologna, Parma, Milan, &c. Published By John Chamberlaine, F.S.A. And Keeper Of The King's Medals And Drawings.   - London: 1797. [-1807?]   
03/2467   
Imitations Of Original Designs By Leonardo Da Vinci: Consisting Of Various Drawings Of Single Figures, Heads, Compositions, Horses, And Other Animals; Optics, Perspective, Gunnery, Hydraulics, Mechanics; And In Particular Of Very Accurate Delineations, With A Most Spirited Pen, Of A Variety Of Anatomical Subjects: In His Majesty's Collection. Published By John Chamberlaine, Keeper Of The King's Drawings And Medals, And F.S.A.   - London: 1796. [-1806]   
03/2466   
Richardson, George   Iconology; Or, A Collection Of Emblematical Figures; Containing Four Hundred And Twenty-four Remarkable Subjects, Moral And Instructive; In Which Are Displayed The Beauty Of Virtue And Deformity Of Vice. The Figures Are Engraved By The Most Capital Artists, From Original Designs; With Explanations From Classical Authorities. By George Richardson , Architect. In Two Volumes. Volume First. - London: [1779]   
03/2434   
Rogers, Charles, F.S.A.   A Collection Of Prints In Imitation Of Drawings. To Which are Annexed Lives Of Their Authors With Explanatory And Critical Notes By Charles Rogers Esq. F.R.S. And S.A.L. Tome I. (II.) - London: [1778]   
03/2401   
Studj Di Pittura Già Dissegnati Da Giambatista Piazzetta Ed Ora Con L'Intaglio Di Marco Pitteri Pubblicati A Spese Di Giambatista Albrizzi Sotto Gli Auspicj Di Sua Eccellenza Carlo Conte, E Signore De Firmian.   - In Venezia [1760]   
03/2380   
Imitations Of Original Drawings By Hans Holbein, In The Collection Of His Majesty, For The Portraits Of Illustrious Persons Of The Court Of Henry VIII. With Biographical Tracts. Published By John Chamberlaine, Keeper Of The King's Drawings And Medals, And F.S.A.   - London: 1792. [-1800.]   
03/2372   
Passeri, Giovanni Battista, author, draughtsman   Lucernae Fictiles Musei Passerii. - Pisauri; [1739-1751]   
03/2367   
Raccolta Di Cento Pensieri Diversi Di Anton Domenico Gabbiani Pittor Fiorentino Fatti Intagliare In Rame Da Ignazio Enrico Hugford Pittore E Suo Discepolo, Nel Modo, E Forma, Che Sono Gli Originali, Esistenti Nella Di Lui Collezione In Firenze, E Dal Medesimo Dedicata A Sua Eccellenza Il Sig. Bali Di Breteuil Ambasciatore Della Sacra Eminentissima Religione Gerosolimitana In Roma.   - In Firenze. [1762]   
03/2267   
Cozens, Alexander   Principles Of Beauty, Relative To The Human Head. By Alexander Cozens. - London: [1778]   
03/2232   
HU/3/38-39    Mary Boydell, Cheapside, to Ozias Humphry, Calcutta, Bengal    12 Jan 1786    Item   
AND/9/212    Receipt    26 Apr 1796    Item   
AND/8/143    Cutting from a sales catalogue    [c.1860]    Item   
AND/7/178    [copy] Francesco Bartolozzi, to [un-named]    [9 Aug 1790]    Item   
AND/6/163    Newspaper cutting of an advertisement for two prints by Francesco Bartolozzi    [1787]    Item   
AND/5/225    [copy] Receipt    21 May 1784    Item   
JU/1/40    J. B. Cipriani, Hedge Lane [to an unidentified recipient]    15 Mar 1782    Item   
JU/1/29    F. Bartolozzi, North End, to Cariss[i]mo Amico    06 Mar 1782    Item   
AND/3/171    Anderdon's extract from a letter by Horace Walpole    [c.1870]    Item   
AND/3/169    Anderdon's note on the 1778 Academy annual dinner    [c.1870]    Item   
AND/3/91-92    Portion of a catalogue of the pictures of Lord Lyndhurst    5 Mar 1864    Item   
HU/2/39/2    Engraving of Maria Cosway    1783    Item   
LAW/3/303    Peter Coxe, 2 Archer Street, to Sir Thomas Lawrence    29 Jun 1821    Item   
RAA/SEC/1/148    Acknowledgement issued to John Francis Rigaud, RA    03 Mar 1792    Item   
RAA/SEC/1/147    Invitation issued to Mr and Mrs Rigaud and daughter    12 Apr 1791    Item   
RAA/SEC/1/48    Receipt of Francesco Bartolozzi    26 Feb 1770    Item   
NOR/56    James Northcote, [Venice], to Saml. Northcote, Plymouth, Devonshire, England    24 Jan 1780    Item   
RAA/SEC/2/1    Correspondence relating to Francesco Bartolozzi, RA    1815    Sub-series