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Creator:
Morris, Robert, 1701-1754.
Title:
Architecture improved : in a collection of modern, elegant and useful designs ... : all curiously engraved on fifty copper-plates ... / designed by Robert Morris.
Alternate Title(s):
Architectural remembrancer.
Published/Created:
London : R. Sayer, 1755.
Physical Description:
xiv p., [50] leaves of plates : chiefly ill. ; 22 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NA997 M67 A73 1755
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
T.p. engraved in red and black.
Harris, E. British architectural books and writers, 1556-1785. Cambridge [England] : Cambridge University Press, 1994,c1990. 565
ESTC T150587
First published in 1751, with title: Architectural remembrancer.
Engraved throughout.
Illustrations by Parr and Henry Roberts; after Robert Morris.
BAC: Includes head- pieces.
Subject Terms:
Architecture -- Designs and plans -- Early works to 1800.
Architecture -- Early works to 1800.
Decoration and ornament, Architectural -- Early works to 1800.
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1755.
Jones, Inigo, 1573-1652.
Sayer, Robert -- Publisher.
Contributors:
Parr, Remi, 1723- engraver.
Morris, Robert, 1701-1754, ill.
Roberts, Henry, approximately 1710-approximately 1790, engraver.
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