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Creator:
Lewis, James, 1750 or 1751-1820.
Title:
Original designs in architecture : consisting of plans, elevations, and sections, for villas, mansions, town-houses, &c., and a new design for a theatre : with descriptions, and explanations of the plates, and an introduction to the work / by James Lewis = Disegni originali di architettura : consistenti in piante, elevazioni, e spaccati di varie case di campagna, et di città : con un projetto di un teatro : preceduti da una introduzione, ed accompagnati dalle necessaire spiegazioni / da Giacomo Lewis.
Alternate Title(s):
Disegni originali di architettura
Published/Created:
London : Printed for the author, MDCCLXXX [1780]-1797.
Physical Description:
2 v. : chiefly ill. ; 60 cm. (fol.)
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2016 89
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Imprint varies: v.2, London : Printed for the author by Cooper and Graham, 1797.
Lists of subscribers in both vols.
ESTC (RLIN) T90188, T139563
British Architectural Library. Early printed books, 1885
Harris, E. British architectural books and writers, 494
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in one volume, in later (?) half calf and marbled boards. Bookplate: Richard Blackett Beaumont.
Subject Terms:
Architecture -- Designs and plans -- Early works to 1800.
Architecture -- Great Britain -- Early works to 1800.
Architecture -- Great Britain.
Neoclassicism (Architecture)
Theaters -- Design and construction -- Early works to 1800.
Form/Genre:
Engravings (prints) -- England -- 18th century.
Subscriber's lists.
Contributors:
Müller, Tobias, active 1744-1790, engraver.
Roberts, John, active 1754-1772
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