Author:William Paulet Carey

William Paulet Carey
Irish artist and critic
William Paulet Carey


  • Thoughts on the best mode of checking the Prejudices against British Works of Art (1801)
  • Critical description of the procession of Chaucer's pilgrims to Canterbury painted by T. Stothard (1808)
  • Letter to J. A., a Connoisseur in London (1809)
  • Cursory Thoughts on the Present State of the Fine Arts (1810)
  • Recommendation of the Stained Glass Window of the Transfiguration for St. James's Church, Westminster (1815)
  • Memoirs of Bartolozzi, in the "European Magazine", vols. lxvii. and lxviii. (1815)
  • Critical Description and Analytical Reviews of Death upon the Pale Horse, painting by Benjamin West (1817)
  • A Descriptive Catalogue of a Collection of Paintings by British Artists in the possession at Sir John Fleming Leicester (1819)
  • Desultory Exposition of an Anti-British System of Incendiary Publication (1819)
  • Addenda to H. Reveley's Notices illustrative of the Masters (1820)
  • Memoirs of B. West, R.A., in "Colburn's New Monthly Magazine" (1820)
  • Variæ: Historical Observations on Anti-British and Anti-Contemporanian Prejudices (1822)
  • Patronage of Irish Genius (1823)
  • Critical Catalogue of the Verville Collection (1823)
  • The National Obstacle to the National Public Style considered (1825)
  • Some Memoirs of the Patronage and Progress of the Fine Arts in England . . . with Anecdotes of Lord De Tabley (1820)
  • Syllabus of a Course of Six Historical Lectures on the Arts of Design (1828)
  • Appeal to the Directors of the Royal Irish Institution (1828)
  • Observations on the Primary Object of the British Institution for the Promotion of the Fine Arts (1829)
  • Brief Remarks on the Anti-British Effect of Inconsiderate Criticism on Modern Art and the Exhibitions of the Living British Artists (1831)
  • Ridolfi's Critical Letters (1831)
  • Ridolfi's Critical Letters on the Style of William Etty (1838)
  • Lorenzo's Critical Letters on the First Exhibition of the Worcester Institution, second series. (1834).
  • Syllabus of various Lectures on the Fine Arts


  • The Nettle (1789), as "Scriblerus Murtough O'Pindar"


  • The Conspiracies of 1806 and 1813 against the Princess of Wales linked with the atrocious conspiracies of 1820 against the Queen of England (1820)
  • The Present Plot showed by the Past (1820)

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