<< YCBA Home Yale Center for British Art Yale Center for British Art << YCBA Home

YCBA Collections Search

Creator:
Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons.
Title:
Report from Select Committee on the improvements in Westminster.
Published/Created:
[London] : [s.n]., [1810]
Physical Description:
[4] p., [2] leaves of plates : plan ; 34 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA687.W53 R47 1810+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: As a COVID-19 precaution, the Study Room is closed until further notice.

Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Includes "Plan of Westminster improvements," engraving by James Basire. Printed by Luke Hansard & Sons. In this plan, the properties purchased by George III have been hand-colored in pink.
"Ordered, by the House of Commons, to be printed, 31st May 1810."
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in later half calf and marbled boards. The fifth item in a volume of nine publications (1810-1827), bound together, conerning proposals and plans for the improvement of the city of Westminster.
Subject Terms:
Engraving, Colored -- Specimens -- 1810.
Hansard, Luke -- Printer.
London (England) -- Buildings, structures, etc.
Westminster (London, England) -- Buildings, structures, etc.
Westminster (London, England) -- Maps.
Westminster Palace (London, England)
Contributors:
Basire, James, 1769-1822, engraver.
Export:
XML
If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.