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Roget, John Lewis.

A HISTORY OF THE ‘OLD WATER-COLOUR’ SOCIETY

Now The Royal Society of Painters in Water Colours. With Biographical Notices of Its Older and of all Deceased Members and Associates. Preceded by an Account of English Water-Colour Art and Artists in the Eighteenth Century. Longmans, Green and Co. 1891.
1st Ed. 2 vols. Large 8vo. xix + 558pp. + viii + 468pp. Some light browning, hinges weak, original gilt lettered cloth, some dampmarking, spines chipped with vertical scratches, t.e.g. Artnzen M282 ‘A comprehensive history of the Old Water-Colour Society (founded in 1804) from 1805-55. The biographies of the members, the proceedings, and detailed lists of the exhibitions make this a rich resource for scholars and collectors.
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