Biographical material


Works illustrated on this site


Books illustrated or co-illustrated by Priolo

Bewsher, M.E. Zipporah. The Jewish Maiden. London: Griffith & Farran, 1875.

Bunyan, John. The Pilgrim’s Progress. Co-illustrated with H.C. Selous. London: Cassell, Petter, & Galpin [1865]. [This book was endlessly reprinted and was still being issued after 1900].

Chambers’ Family Magazine (1867).

Churchman’s Family Magazine, The. (1863).

Howson, J. S. Scenes from the Life of St Paul. 14 full-page wood engravings by Paolo Priolo. London: RTS, 1866.

Hutton, Barbara. Heroes of the Crusades. Illustrated by P.P. London: Griffith & Farran, 1869.

Macpherson, James. Illustrations for Ossian’s Poems. London: 1873 [probably published by the artist].

Sunday at Home, The. (1867).

Tennyson, Alfred. Idylls of the King. Illustrated in outline by Paolo Priolo. London: The Art Union, 1863.

Tweedie, W.K.The Parables of Our Lord. London: Nelson [1862].

Works cited and sources of information

British Census Returns. Accessed through

‘Literature’. Christian Work I January 1867: 46.

Lupack, Barbara Tepa. Illustrating Camelot. Cambridge: Brewer, 2008.

‘Notices of Books.’ The Contemporary Review IV (January – April 1867): 118–132.

White, Gleeson. English Illustration: The Sixties, 1855 –1870. 1897; reprint, Bath: Kingsmead, 1970.

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