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Nicholson, Francis, 1753–1844
Six views of Scarborough and its vicinity / drawn from nature, and on stone by F. Nicholson.
Scarborough : Pubd. by W. Wilson, Long Room Street, [1822]
London : Printed at C. Hullmandel's lithographic establishment, Gt. Marlborough Stt., [1822]
Physical Description:
6 leaves : illustrations ; 29 x 39 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2014 45b
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Date of publication from Abbey.
All six lithographs are in landscape orientation; the cover title is printed in portrait orientation.
Cover title.
Another set of six views (Abbey, Scenery 300) was published with identical printed wrappers. Wilson also published "A second series of six views of Scarborough ..." (Abbey, Scenery 302), printed by Rowney & Forster, London.
Abbey, J.R. Scenery of Great Britain and Ireland in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 301
BAC: British Art Center is the Abbey copy. Bound in publisher's original printed paper wrappers. Cased with Scenery 300 and 302.
Subject Terms:
Castles -- England -- Scarborough -- Pictorial works.
Scarborough (England) -- Pictorial works.
Wilson, W., -- Publisher.
Lithographs -- Hand-colored -- 1822.
Hullmandel, Charles Joseph, 1789-1850, printer of plates.

  • Slingsby Castle, Yorkshire
  • Layerthorpe Postern, York
  • Bolton Castle in Wensleydale
  • The King's Tower of Knaresborough Castle --Helmsley Castle
  • Scarborough Castle.

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