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Graphic illustrations of the Colosseum, Regent's Park, in five plates / from drawings by Gandy, Mackenzie, and other eminent artists.

London : Published first of June, by R. Ackermann and Co., Strand; and at the Colosseum, Regent's Park, MDCCCXXIX [1829]
Physical Description:
5 prints in 1 volume : aquatint, etching ; sheets 43 x 33 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A D 16
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Paper wrappers.
Title from page [1] of publisher's printed wrappers. Each plate is described on pages [3]-[4] of the wrappers.
Abbey, J.R. Scenery of Great Britain and Ireland in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 229
Hyde, R. Panoramania, 67-71
Hyde, R. Gilded scenes and shining prospects, 66-67
Adams, B. London illustrated, 1604-1851, 160
Comment, B. Panorama, 81
Fairman, Elisabeth R. Pleasures and pastimes, 92
Subject Terms:
Colosseum (London, England)
Gandy, Joseph Michael, 1771-1843, illustrator.
Mackenzie, Frederick, 1787 or 1788-1854, illustrator.
Ackermann and Co., publisher.
IIIF Manifest:

  • I. Grand entrance to the Colosseum, Regent's Park
  • II. South side of the grounds surrounding the Colosseum, Regent's Park
  • III. The fountain surrounding a marble statue at the Colosseum, Regent's Park
  • IV. The geometrical ascent to the galleries in the Coloseum [sic], Regent's Park
  • V. Bird's eye view from the stair-case & the upper part of the pavilion, in the Coloseum [sic], Regent's Park

Pleasures and Pastimes (Yale Center for British Art, 1990-02-21 - 1990-04-29) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition]

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