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Jesse, Edward, 1780–1868
A summer's day at Hampton Court : being a guide to the palace and gardens : with an illustrative catalogue of the pictures according to the new arrangement, including those in the apartments recently opened to the public / by Edward Jesse, Esq., surveyor of Her Majesty's park and palaces, author of 'Gleaning in natural history.'.
Additional Title(s):
Jesse's Hampton Court
Second edtion, revised and enlarged.
London : John Murray, Albemarle Street, 1840.
London : Printed by William Clowes and Sons, Stamford Street, [1840]
Physical Description:
viii, 142, [1] pages, [9] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 18 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA690.H2 J36 1840
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Paul F. Walter
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Cover title: Jesse's Hampton Court
Wood engravings by and after Samuel Williams and Thomas Orlando Sheldon Jewitt.
Description of Raphael's cartoons of Hampton Court: page 122.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's original gilt-stamped green cloth. Autograph: John S.C. Upton, August, 1885.
Subject Terms:
Hampton Court (Richmond upon Thames, London, England)
Hampton Court (Richmond upon Thames, London, England) -- History.
Hampton Court (Richmond upon Thames, London, England) -- Pictorial works.
Engravings -- 1840.
Williams, Samuel, 1788-1853, engraver.
Jewitt, Thomas Orlando Sheldon, 1799-1869, engraver.
Raphael, 1483-1520.
Murray, John, 1778-1843, publisher.
William Clowes and Sons, printer.
Walter, Paul F., donor.

  • Plates: Cardinal Wolsey's Hall
  • River Front of old Hampton Court, as built by Wolsey
  • Hampton Court in the time of Wolsey
  • Esher-Gateway of Wolsey's Palace
  • Proposed screen in the clock court
  • Bay window in the Presence Chamber from the Kitchen Court
  • Archway and steps leading to Wolsey's Hall
  • The Chapel
  • King Charles's swing.

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