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Title(s):

A collection of views of gentlemen's seats, castles, and romantick places, in North Wales / drawn and engraved by eminent artists.

Published/Created:
[London] : Published by John and Josiah Boydell, in Cheapside; and at the Shakspeare Gallery, Pall-Mall, 1792.
Physical Description:
[11] leaves, 16 leaves of plates : ill. ; 43 x 27 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA730 .C65 1792+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Notes:
Engravings by W.C. Wilson and William Watts; after Moses Griffith, John Ingleby, and Thomas Sandby
Abbey, J.R. Scenery of Great Britain and Ireland in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 393
BEIN: Two plates of Dogmersfield park (J. Landseer after W.S. Gilpin; dated 1808) inserted at end.
English short title catalogue, N28006
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. Bound in original grey paper covered boards, white paper spine. Small paper copy: 23 x 31 cm.
Subject Terms:
Architecture, Domestic -- Wales, North -- Early works to 1800.
Aristocracy (Social class) -- Wales -- Homes and haunts.
Country homes -- Wales -- Early works to 1800.
Engraving, Colored -- Specimens -- 1792.
Great Britain -- Historic buildings -- Pictorial works -- Early works to 1800.
Historic buildings -- Wales, North -- Early works to 1800.
John and Josiah Boydell -- Publisher.
Wales -- Pictorial works -- Early works to 1800.
Wales, North -- Pictorial works -- Early works to 1800.
Contributors:
Boydell, Josiah, 1752-1817.
Boydell, John, 1720-1804.
Watts, William, 1752-1851, engraver.
Wilson, William Charles b. ca. 1750, engraver.
Griffith, Moses, 1747-1819, ill.
Ingleby, John, 1749-1808, ill.
Sandby, Thomas, 1723-1798, ill.
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