Cottonian Collection Prints: Old Masters
Several print volumes are after old master paintings and drawings.
COP1: Pond and Knapton’s Imitations of Drawings
Includes various caricatures, studies of people and animals and scenes such as ‘The Adoration of the Magi’ and ‘The Nativity’.
Includes studies, biblical scenes and classical buildings and figures. Many are published by Comte de Caylus.
COP3: Prints from Drawings Volume II
Various types of prints including biblical scenes, studies, portraits, caricatures. Includes works after Bartolozzi, Basire and Kauffman.
COP7: A Century of Prints from Drawings, published by Charles Rogers, (FRS, FSA)
Biblical and classical engravings and some portraits of Queen Elizabeth I, Robert Dudley (Earl of Leicester), by various printmakers including William Wynne Ryland, James Basire and Simon Watts.