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Hervey, Thomas Kibble, 1799-1859.
Illustrations of modern sculpture : a series of engravings, with descriptive prose and illustrative poetry / by T. K. Hervey.
London : Published for the proprietors, by Relfe and Unwin, Cornhill; Charles Tilt, Fleet Street; and Moon, Boys and Graves, Pall Mall, 1832.
Physical Description:
6 pt. : ill. ; 38 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NB1150 .H5 1832+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Articles & Chapters
Engravings by Peltro William Tompkins, W. Finden, William Thomas Fry, R.H. Dyer, Henry R. Cook, Edward Francis Finden, James Thomson, Benjamin Holl; after H. Corbould, E.T. Parris and Benedetto Pistrucci.
Printed by J. Unwin, White Lion Court, Cornhill.
Pt. 1 has Added engraved t.p. Pt. 2-6 have cover title only.
Issued in parts. Later editions issued in 1834 in one volume.
NSTC, 2H19247
BM (compact edition) v. 12, 972
BAC: British Art Center copy in original illustrated wrappers. Publisher's advertisements on back cover of pt. [5]. Pts. [1]-[5] have pt. designation marked on front cover in pencil.
Subject Terms:
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1832.
Moon, Boys, and Graves -- Publisher.
Poetry, English.
Relfe and Unwin -- Publisher.
Sculpture -- History.
Tilt, Charles -- Publisher.
Unwin, J. -- Printer.
Tomkins, Peltro William, 1759-1840, engraver.
Finden, W. (William), 1787-1852, engraver.
Fry, William Thomas, 1789-1843, engraver.
Dyer, R. H., engraver.
Cook, Henry R. engraver.
Finden, Edward Francis, 1791-1857, engraver.
Thomson, James, 1788-1850
Holl, Benjamin, 1808-1884, engraver.
Corbould, H. (Henry), 1787-1844, ill.
Parris, E. T. (Edmund Thomas), 1793-1873, ill.
Pistrucci, Benedetto, 1783-1855 ill.
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