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

YCBA Collections Search

IIIF Actions
Panorama (Leicester Square, London, England)
Panorama, Leicester Square : now exhibiting two views of Paris : the one taken between the Pont Neuf, the Louvre, Mint, and Quatre Nations : the other from a steam-engine on the River Seine : showing the Thuilleries, the place where the late king was beheaded, the Champ de Mars, the Hospital des Invalids, and St. Could, the summer-residence of the First Consul.
[London] : J. Adlard, printer, Duke-Street, Smithfield, 1803.
Physical Description:
1 print : woodcut and letterpress ; sheet 28 x 22 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2016 3b
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
View by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: The Study Room is open by appointment. Please visit the Study Room page on our website for more details.

Copyright Status:
Public Domain
"Mr. Barker, inventor and proprietor of the Panorama, Leicester Square, where a succession of views will be continued as usual, has no connection with the panorama in the Strand, nor with any other painting in London. Books descriptive of the city of Paris may be had at the Panorama, price 6d. Open from ten till dusk. Admittance to each painting 1s."--Foot of the sheet.
A schematic key to a 360-degree panorama of Paris exhibited at the Leicester Square Panorama, with important buildings identified. The key references the second of two views ("the other") named in the title.
Subject Terms:
Panorama (Leicester Square, London, England)
Panoramas -- Great Britain.
Paris (France) -- Buildings, structures, etc.
Paris (France) -- Pictorial works.
Woodcuts -- 1803.
Adlard, James, printer.
Barker, Robert, 1739-1806.
IIIF Manifest:

If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.