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Creator:
Lewis, Frederick Christian, 1779-1856.
Title(s):

Scenery of the river Dart : being a series of thirty-five views representing the most interesting features in its course, from its source in the wildest & most uncultivated parts of Dartmoor, to its mouth in the English Channel : executed to form as nearly as possible facsimilies of the drawings, and therefore calculated not only to interest the admirers of nature, and those unacquainted with the country, but also to form a set of studies for the learners of landscape drawing / drawn and engraved by F.C. Lewis, engraver to H.R.H. Prince Leopold and H.R.H. the late Princess Charlotte.

Additional Title(s):

F.C. Lewis's picturesque scenery on the river Dart, Devon : in thirty five plates and three vignettes

Picturesque scenery on the river Dart, Devon : in thirty five plates and three vignettes

Published/Created:
[London] : Published June 1, 1821, by F.C. Lewis, 9 Southampton Row, Paddington, J. & A. Arch, Cornhill, and R. Triphook, Old Bond Street, London, [1821]
Physical Description:
[5] leaves, 35 leaves of plates : ill. ; 40 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA670.D5 L49 1821+ Copy 1 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA670.D5 L49 1821+ Copy 2 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA670.D5 L49 1821+ Copy 3 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Half-title: F.C. Lewis's Picturesque scenery on the river Dart, Devon: in thirty five plates and three vignettes.
Etching and aquatints by and after Frederick Christian Lewis.
Engraved throughout.
Abbey, J.R. Scenery, 118
"List of subscribers": prelim. leaf [5].
BAC: British Art Center has three copies. Copy 1 is the Abbey copy. Bound in rebacked slate-grey paper covered boards. Illustrations are hand-colored aquatints. Copy 2 bound in marbled boards. Inscribed: Miss Frances Fellowes. From her excellent father's deeply obliged and most grateful friend. John Hunt.- 1837. Illustrations are in two states: etched (outline forms only) and completed (etching plus tinted aquatint). Copy 3 bound in dark blue paper covered boards. Paper label on front cover: F.C. Lewis's Picturesque scenery on the river Dart, Devon : in thirty five plates and three vignettes. Paper label mounted on recto of first free endpaper. Illustrations are tinted aquatints.
SML,Y J18 L584 +821: Wanting plates 8 and 30.
Subject Terms:
Arch, J. & A. -- Publisher.
Dart River Region (England) -- Description and travel.
Dart River Region (England) -- Pictorial works.
Devon (England) -- Description and travel.
Etching -- Specimens -- 1821.
Fellowes, Frances, Miss -- Pres. insc. from John Hunt, 1837.
Hunt, John -- Pres. insc. to Miss Frances Fellowes.
Lewis, F.C. -- Publisher.
Rivers -- England.
Triphood, R. -- Publisher.
Form/Genre:
Subscription lists (Publishing) -- England -- 19th century.
Drawing books.
Landscape prints -- England -- 19th century.
Aquatints -- 1821.
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1821.
Contributors:
Lewis, Frederick Christian, 1779-1856, ill.
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