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Creator:
Richardson, George, 1736?-1817?, illustrator.
Title(s):

New designs in architecture : consisting of plans, elevations, and sections for various buildings, comprised in XLIV folio plates / designed and engraved by George Richardson = Nouveaux desseins d'architecture, ou, Plans, elévations, et coupes de divers bâtimens : compris en XLIV planches in folio / dessinées et gravées par George Richardson architecte.

Additional Title(s):

Nouveaux desseins d'architecture, ou, Plans, elévations, et coupes de divers bâtimens

Published/Created:
London : Printed for the author, No. 105 Great Titchfield-Street, 1792.
Physical Description:
[2], 40 pages, [2], XLIV leaves of plates : illustrations ; 52 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2016 91 Copy 2
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2016 91 Copy 1
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: The Study Room is open to Yale ID holders by appointment. Please visit the Study Room page on our website for more details.

Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
The title leaf and dedication leaf are engraved.
Parallel texts in English and French.
Originally Issued in six parts, 1788-1792.
Abbey, J.R. Life, 59
Harris, E. British architectural books and writers, 741
British Architectural Library. Early printed books, 2756
With a list of the subscribers, pages [1]-[2], first sequence.
BAC: British Art Center copy 1 is the Abbey copy. Bound in half calf and marbled boards.
BAC: British Art Center copy 2 bound in brown half morocco and brown cloth. Bookplate: Richard Blackett Beaumont.
Subject Terms:
Architectural drawing -- Early works to 1800.
Architecture -- Designs and plans -- Early works to 1800.
Beaumont, Richard Blackett -- Bookplate.
Neoclassicism (Architecture) -- Designs and plans -- Early works to 1800.
Richardson, George, 1736?-1817?
Form/Genre:
Aquatints -- 1792.
Architectural drawings (visual works) -- 18th century.
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