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Sutherland, Elizabeth Leveson-Gower, Duchess of, 1765–1839

Views in Orkney and on the north-eastern coast of Scotland : taken in MDCCCV and etched MDCCCVII.

Additional Title(s):

Views in Orkney, &c.

[London] : [s.n.], [1810?]
Physical Description:
[4], 27 p., [28] leaves of plates : ill., map ; 39 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA880.O6 S88 1810+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
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Half-title: Views in Orkney, &c.
Plates and illustrations signed with artist's cipher; engraved by Frederick Christian Lewis.
Descriptions extracted from Dr. Barry's history, and Wallace's and Brand's descriptions of Orkney.
120 copies printed.
Engraved map on title page.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in gilt- and blind-tooled calf, with gilt edges. Autograph: Gertrude Sloane. Binder's ticket: Bound by C. Meyer.
Subject Terms:
Etching -- Specimens -- 1810.
Meyer, C. -- Bookbinder.
Orkney (Scotland) -- Pictorial works.
Scotland -- Description and travel.
Sloane, Gertrude -- Autograph.
Lewis, Frederick Christian, 1779-1856, engraver.

  • Some account of the Orkney Islands
  • The Cathedral of Kirkwall
  • The Earl's Palace
  • The Bay of Frith
  • Duncansbay, or Dungsby-Head
  • The Castle of Helmsdale
  • Dunrobin Castle
  • The Chapel of Rosslyn.

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