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Creator:
Havell, Robert, 1793-1878, artist, engraver.
Title(s):

Series of views of the public buildings and bridges in London and its environs / from drawings taken on the spot by R. Havell, Jun.

Published/Created:
London : Published by Messrs. Colnaghi and Co., Cockspur Street, and R. Havell and Son, Chapel Street, Tottenham Court Road, [1821]
[London] : G. Havell, Printer, Tottenham Court Road, [1821]
Physical Description:
[4] leaves, 12 leaves of plates : illustrations ; 34 x 48 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2014 13 Copy 1
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2014 13 Copy 2
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Plates signed: "Drawn & engraved by Robt. Havell & Son."
With titles in English and French at bottom of each plate.
Plates are dated 1820 or 1821.
Abbey, J.R. Scenery, 220
Adams, B. London illustrated, 1604-1851, 133
BAC: British Art Center copy 1 is the Abbey copy. Unbound sheets. Lacks the three leaves of descriptive letterpress. Duplicate numbering of plates 7 and 8: no. 1-6, 7, 7, 8, 8, 11-12.
BAC: British Art Center copy 2 plate 1 is misnumbered 2 and the text descriptions for plates 1 and 2 are reversed as well as the description of plates 5 and 6. Bound in contemporary quarter leather and marbled boards. Label on front pastedown: "Francesco Prato, legatore di libri, tiene carta, libri, oggetti di cancelleria, tappezzerie in carta, e fabbrica d'inchiostro. Torino, Via di Borgo Nuovo, no. 14."
Subject Terms:
Architecture, Domestic -- England -- London.
Havell, G. -- Printer.
Landscapes -- England -- London.
London (England) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Pictorial works.
London (England) -- Pictorial works.
Form/Genre:
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1821.
Contributors:
R. Havell & Son, engraver, publisher.
P. & D. Colnaghi & Co., publisher.
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  • A view of London taken from Greenwich Park = Vue de Londres prise du parc de Greenwich
  • A view of London Bridge and Custom House = Vue du Pont de Londres et de la Douane
  • A view of Southwark Bridge = Vue du Pont de Southwark
  • A view of Blackfriars Bridge & St. Pauls = Vue du Pont de Blackfriars et de la Cathédrale de St. Paul
  • A view of Westminster Bridge and Lambeth Palace = Vue du Pont de Westminster et du Palais de Lambeth
  • View of Waterloo Bridge = Vue du Pont de Waterloo
  • View of the Horse Guards & Melburn House, taken from St. James's Park = Vue du 'Horse-Guards' et de la Melburne House, prise du parc de St. Jacques
  • View of Vauxhall Bridge = Vue du Pont de Vauxhall
  • View of Somerset House = Vue de Somerset House
  • View of the Tower of London and the Mint = Vue de la Tour de Londres et de la Monnoie
  • View of Westminster Abbey & St. Margarets Church = Vue de l'Abbaie de Westminster et de l'Eglise de Ste. Marguerite
  • View of the House of Lords and Commons fron Old Palace Yard = Vue de la Chambre de Pairs et celle des communes prise de la Cour du Palais.

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