British Museum, Department of Prints & Drawings
Popham (Arthur Ewart), 1889-1970
Italian drawings in the Department of Prints and Drawings in the British Museum . Artists working in Parma in the sixteenth century : Correggio, Anselmi, Rondani, Gatti, Gambara, Orsi, Parmigianino, Bedoli, Betoja
London, British Museum, 1967
Two volumes (25 cm), I (Catalogue): xiii (1), 139 (1) pp. 256 catalogue entries. II (Plates): xii pp., frontispiece, 154 p. of plates. Publisher’s cloth, pictorial dust jacket. - “There is, apart from the Louvre and Uffizi, hardly another collection in the world in which drawings from the School of Parma are more richly represented than in the British Museum, where Popham has been active for so many years. The appearance of a catalogue of this collection by the most eminent connoisseur of the field is therefore in itself a most outstanding event” (from a review by Konrad Oberhuber, in Master Drawings, volume 8, 1970, pp.276-287). ¶ Excellent copy.