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Creator:
Howe, James, 1780-1836.
Title:
Portraits of Highland Society prize cattle, and others of distinguished merit. Part I[-II] : containing ten different examples, carefully selected, with letter-press descriptions.
Alternate Title(s):
Portraits of prize cattle by Howe
Published/Created:
Edinburgh : Printed by Ballantyne and Company, MDCCCXXXII [1832]
Physical Description:
2 pt. : chiefly ill. ; 35 x 48 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2011 99
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Podeschi, J.B. Horse and horsemanship, 143
Snelgrove, D. British sporting and animal prints, p. 104
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in black half morocco and marbled boards. Includes 3 additional lithographed plates at end, 2 of cattle and 1 of horses. Bound with: Portraits of horses of distinguished merit (Edinburgh : Ballantyne and Company, 1832).
Contents:
Part I. 1. Wild cattle -- 2. West Highland cow -- 3. Highland bull -- 4. Colonsay cow -- 5. West Highland ox -- 6. Galloway ox -- 7. Ayrshire ox -- 8. Ayrshire cow -- 9. Guernsey bull -- 10. Romulus -- Part II. 1. Ayreshire heifer -- 2. Highland heifers -- 3. Galloway heifer -- 4. Arran ox -- 5. Aberdeenshire horned ox -- 6. Aberdeenshire polled cow -- 7. Pilton ox -- 8. Angus heifer -- 9. West Highland ox -- 10. Princess.
Subject Terms:
Animals in art.
Ballantyne and Company -- Publisher.
Cattle -- Scotland -- Pictorial works.
Cattle in art.
Lithography -- Specimens -- 1832.
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