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Creator:
Loutherbourg, Philippe-Jacques de, 1740–1812
Title(s):

P.I. de Loutherbourgs Picturesque scenery of Great Britain.

Additional Title(s):

Picturesque scenery of Great Britain

Published/Created:
[London] : Published by R. Bowyer, Historic Gallery, Pall Mall, 1801.
Physical Description:
[1] leaf, [7] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 53 x 74 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio C 2023 9
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Abbey, J.R. Scenery of Great Britain and Ireland in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 6
BAC Folio C 2023 9: The Abbey copy. Plates are hand-colored. Bound in contemporary wrappers with publisher's printed title label on front cover: "No. [blank] of P.J. De Loutherbourg's Picturesque Scenery of Great Britain ..."
Comprises an engraved title page, one page of letterpress describing Ramsgate, Margate, Brighton, and Worthing, and six aquatint views engraved by J.C. Stadler.
Subject Terms:
Brighton (England)
Coasts -- England.
Margate (England)
Ramsgate (England)
Worthing (England)
Form/Genre:
Aquatints.
Hand-coloring.
Contributors:
Stadler, Joseph Constantine, engraver.
Bowyer, Robert, 1758-1834, publisher.
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  • Plates: [1] Ramsgate, in a high gale
  • [2] Ramsgate, with a view of the new light-house
  • [3] Margate, with the arrival of the Hoy
  • [4] Margate, from the parade
  • [5] Brightelmstone, fishermen returning
  • [6] Fishermen going out at Worthing.

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