Views in the Ottoman dominions : in Europe, in Asia, and some of the Mediterranean islands / from the original drawings taken for Sir Robert Ainslie by Luigi Mayer, F.A.S. ; with descriptions historical and illustrative.
- Additional Title(s):
Cover title, on printed label: Mr. Bowyer's new work, of Sir Robert Ainslie's celebrated Views in Turkey, in Europe, and in Asia. &c. &c. &c. &c.
Views in Turkey, in Europe, and in Asia. &c. &c. &c. &c.
- London : Printed by T. Bensley, Bolt Court, Fleet Street, for R. Bowyer, 80, Pall Mall, 1810.
- Physical Description:
- , 32 pages,  leaves,  leaves of plates ( folded) : colored illustrations ; 52 cm
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
- Signatures: [A]² B-I².
Although the aquatints are unsigned, Abbey attributes them to William Watts.
Each plate accompanied by a page of descriptive letterpress in English and French.
Abbey, J.R. Travel in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 371
BAC: British Art Center copy 1 is the Abbey copy. Bound in contemporary crimson morocco. Leather bookplate: Wanstead House.
BAC: British Art Center copy 2 is a large paper copy. Bound in 2 volumes, in gray boards with original printed title label on front cover.original paper covered boards. Plates precede paginated text. Leaf of descriptive letterpress for each plate bound in at end.
- Subject Terms:
- Mayer, Luigi -- Travel -- Mediterranean Region.Mayer, Luigi -- Travel -- Turkey.Mediterranean Region -- Pictorial works.Turkey -- History -- Ottoman Empire, 1288-1918 -- Pictorial works.Turkey -- Pictorial works.Wanstead House -- Bookplate.
- Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1810.
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