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Mayer, Luigi
Interesting views in Turkey : selected from the original drawings, taken for Sir Robert Ainslie / by Luigi Mayer, F.S.A. ; with descriptions historical and illustrative.
Additional Title(s):

Turkey in Europe

Views in Turkey
London : Printed for Robert Bowyer, by Bensley and Son, 1819.
Physical Description:
13 p., [16] leaves, [16] leaves of plates : ill. ; 28 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NC257.M39 A4 1819+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
A selection of plates, re-engraved to a smaller size, from Mayer's Views in the Ottoman dominions, 1810. Cf. Abbey.
Cover title, on publisher's printed label: Views in Turkey
Caption title: Turkey in Europe.
Plates are unsigned.
Plates precede paginated text. Leaf of descriptive letterpress for each plate bound in at end.
Abbey, J.R. Travel in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 374
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. Bound in publisher's original green paper-covered boards, with printed title label. Bookplate: M.I. Ellison.
Subject Terms:
Bensley and Son -- Printer.
Bowyer, Robert -- Publisher.
Ellison, M. I. -- Bookplate.
Turkey -- History -- Ottoman Empire, 1288-1918 -- Pictorial works.
Turkey -- Pictorial works.
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1819.
Ainslie, Robert, Sir, 1730?-1812.
Mayer, Luigi. Views in the Ottoman dominions.

  • View on the Aluta
  • Kaskerat
  • Terapia
  • Ciala Kavak
  • Port of Latachia
  • Ponte Piccolo
  • Mosque in Latachia
  • Eski Estamboul
  • Island of Tortosa
  • Aqueduct near Belgrade
  • Pera
  • Piccolo Bent
  • Tchiurluk
  • Borgas
  • Mount Balkan
  • Road over the Balkan Mountains.

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