Author:William Young Ottley

William Young Ottley
English collector of and writer on art, amateur artist, and Keeper of the Department of Prints and Drawings at the British Museum


  • The Italian School of Design in three parts (1805/1813/1823)
  • Inquiry into the Origin and Early History of Engraving on Copper and Wood (1816)
  • A Series of Plates after the Early Florentine Artists (1826)
  • Notices of Engravers and their Works (1831)
  • An Inquiry into the Invention of Printing (1836)

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