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Daniell, William, 1769–1837
Illustrations of the island of Staffa : in a series of views, accompanied by topographical and geographical descriptions / by W. Daniell.
London : Printed by Thomas Davison, Whitefriars, for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, Paternoster-Row and William Daniell, No. 9, Cleveland-Street, Fitzroy-Square, 1818.
Physical Description:
[4], 11, [1] p., [9] leaves of plates : ill ; 27 x 37 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA880.H4 D36 1818+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Aquatints by and after William Daniell.
With a half title page.
Tooley, R.V. English books with coloured plates, 1790-1860, 174
Prideaux, S.T. Aquatint engraving, p. 333
Abbey, J.R. Scenery of Great Britain and Ireland in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 510
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. Bound in original brown paper boards, with printed title label.
Subject Terms:
Davison, Thomas -- Printer.
Hebrides (Scotland) -- Pictorial works.
Islands -- Scotland -- Pictorial works.
Landscapes -- Scotland -- Pictorial works.
Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown -- Publisher.
Staffa (Scotland) -- Description and travel.
Staffa (Scotland) -- Pictorial works.
Aquatints -- Specimens -- 1818.

  • The Island of Staffa from the east
  • Clam-shell Cove, Staffa
  • Exterior of Fingal's Cave, Staffa
  • Entrance to Fingals Cave, Staffa
  • In Fingals' Cave, Staffa --Staffa near Fingals Cave
  • The Cormorants Cave, Staffa
  • View from the Island of Staffa
  • The Island of Staffa from the south west.

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