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Creator:
Columbani, Placido.
Title(s):

A new book of ornaments containing a variety of elegant designs for modern pannels [sic] commonly executed in stucco, wood, or painting, and used in decorating principal rooms = Un recueil des ornemens composés, lorsqu'on voudra s'en servir : pour embellir des chambres à l'Angloise = A chiunque piacerà di servirsi di queste idee : serviranno ad accorciar' tempo, con non poco risparmio di fatica, a chi avrá 'l carico di decorar' camere etc. / by P. Columbani ; published according to Act of Parliament. Feb. 15, 1775.

Additional Title(s):

Recueil des ornemens composés, lorsq'on voudra s'en servir, pour embellir des chambres à l'Angloise

A chiunque piacerà di servirsi di queste idee : serviranno ad accorciar' tempo, con non poco risparmio di fatica, a chi avrá 'l carico di decorar' camere etc.

Published/Created:
[London] : Printed for I. Taylor in Holborn near Chancery Lane, [1775]
Physical Description:
32 leaves of plates: chiefly ill. ; 29 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NA2850 .C65 1775+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Ornamental engraved t..p..
Price at bottom of t.p.: 7s. 6d.
Engraved throughout.
Illustrations by Columbani.
ESTC, T75352
Harris, E. British architectural books and writer, 1556-1785. Cambridge, 1990, 149
BAC: Original blue-gray wrappers.
Subject Terms:
Architecture -- Details -- Early works to 1800.
Decoration and ornament, Architectural -- England -- Early works to 1800.
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1775.
Panel painting -- England -- Early works to 1800.
Taylor, I. -- Publisher.
Contributors:
Columbani, Placido, engraver.
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