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Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756–1827

A new book of horses and carriages / designed & etch'd by T. Rowlandson.

Additional Title(s):

Rhedarium, for the sale of all sorts of carriages, by Gregory Gigg

[London] : Pubd. by E. Jackson, No. 14, Mary le bone Street, Golden Square, [1784]
Physical Description:
[9] leaves of plates : all ill. ; 28 x 34 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2011 80
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
At head of title leaf etching: The rhedarium, for the sale of all sorts of carriages, by Gregory Gigg.
Date of publication from plate 5.
Entirely etched, including title page.
Snelgrove, D. British sporting and animal prints, p. 150
Falk, B. Thomas Rowlandson, p. 210
Grego, J. Rowlandson the caricaturist, I, p. 107
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in tan three quarter morocco and yellow cloth.
Subject Terms:
Carriages -- Great Britain -- Pictorial works.
Coaching (Transportation) -- Early works to 1800.
Etchings, Colored -- Specimens -- 1784.
Jackson, E. -- Publisher.
Transportation -- Great Britain -- 18th century.
Jackson, Elizabeth, active 1785-1788, publisher.

  • Engraved title page
  • A hack
  • Loading a timber waggon
  • Brewers Drays
  • A gig
  • A cart loaded with sacks
  • Draymen and empty cart
  • Millers Waggon
  • A coach.

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