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Creator:
Beaumont, Albanis, 1755-1812, author, illustrator.
Title:
Select views of the antiquities and harbours in the south of France : with topographical and historical descriptions / by the author of The Rhaetian Alps &c. &c.
Alternate Title(s):
Select views in the south of France
Published/Created:
London : Printed by T. Bensley, for W. Faden, geographer to His Majesty, and to His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales, Charing Cross; and J. Edwards, Pall Mall, 1794.
Physical Description:
[2], 56 pages, [16] leaves of plates : illustrations, maps ; 44 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2014 37 Copy 1
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Folio A 2014 37 Copy 2
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Folio A 2014 36 Copy 1
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2014 36 Copy 2
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Aquatints by Cornelis Apostool. and S. Alken; after A.B. (Albanis Beaumont)
Added engraved title page: Select views in the south of France ...
Includes index.
Abbey, J.R. Travels, 51
BAC: British Art Center Folio A 2014 36 copy 1 is the Abbey copy. Plates are uncolored. Bound with: Travels through the Maritime Alps, from Italy to Lyons, across the Col de Tende, by the way of Nice, Provence, Languedoc, &c.
BAC: British Art Center Folio A 2014 36 copy 2 bound in contemporary gilt-tooled red morocco. Plates are before aquatints and before letters. Armorial bookplate: Joseph Neeld. Bound with: Travels through the Maritime Alps, from Italy to Lyons, across the Col de Tende, by the way of Nice, Provence, Languedoc, &c.
BAC: British Art Center Folio A 2014 37 copy 1 bound in later marbled boards. Plates are hand-colored.
BAC: British Art Center Folio A 2014 37 copy 2 bound in contemporary gilt-tooled green morocco. Plates (hand-colored) before aquatint and before letters. Captions supplied in manuscript by a contemporary hand.
Contents:
(Engraved title page) -- Harbour of Antibes -- Toulon -- Antiquity of St Remi -- Harbour & City of Marseilles -- Canal of Orgon -- Entrance of the Bay of Toulon -- Temple of Caius & Lucius Caesar or Maison Carrée -- Colossaeum or Ampitheatre at Nismes -- (Five carvings) -- Turris Magna or Tourmagne -- Pont du Gard -- Triumphal Arch at Orane in Daupiny -- Pyramid near Vienna in Dauphiny -- Plan of Antibes -- Plan of the Harbour and road of Toulon.
Subject Terms:
Cambridge University Library -- Stamp.
France, Souther, -- Antiquities.
France, Southern -- Description and travel.
Harbors -- France.
Neeld, Joseph -- Bookplate.
Form/Genre:
Aquatints -- 1794.
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1794.
Etchings -- 1794.
Maps.
Armorial bookplates (Provenance)
Contributors:
Apostool, Cornelis, 1762-1844, engraver.
Alken, Samuel, 1756-1815, engraver.
Bensley, Thomas, approximately 1760-1835, printer.
Faden, William, 1749-1836, publisher.
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