Britannia illustrata, or, Views of all the palaces, several seats and other publick buildings of England, very neatly engrav'd = Les veües de les palais, et de diverses belles maisons, et d'aütres publiques batiments de l'Angleterre, graves fort curieusement.
- Additional Title(s):
Views of all the palaces, several seats and other publick buildings of England, very neatly engrav'd
- [London] : Printed & sold by H. Overton & J. Hoole, at the White Horse without Newgate, London, 1724.
- Physical Description:
-  leaves : all ill. ; 18 x 23 cm.
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsNA5461 V54 1715+ OversizeYale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionView by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
- Comprises engraved title leaf and 13 views.
The final plate engraved by Elisha Kirkall; after Henry Beighton.
Title within ornamental border; engraved throughout.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in Cambridge-style calf. Bookplate: Weston Library. Bound with: View's of all the cathedrall churches of England and Wales &c neatly engrav'd. ([London] : Sold by Henry Overton, 1715?).
- Subject Terms:
- Architecture -- Great Britain -- Pictorial works -- Early works to 1800.Architecture, Domestic -- Great Britain -- Early works to 1800.Engraving -- Specimens -- 1724.Great Britain -- Historic houses, etc. -- Early works to 1800.Landscape gardening -- Great Britain -- Early works to 1800.Palaces -- Great Britain -- Early works to 1800.Public buildings -- Great Britain -- Pictorial works -- Early works to 1800.Weston Library -- Bookplate.
- The Royal Palace of Hampton Court
- The Royal Palace of Kingsington
- The Royal Banqueting House at Whitehall
- The Royal Palace of St. James's
- The Royal Palace of Windsor Castle
- The west prospect of Chatsworth in Darbyshire the seat of the Duke of Devonshire
- The late Duke of Marlborough's House in St. James's Park
- Burleigh House, near Stamford, Lincolnshire, the seat of the Earl of Exeter
- The inside of the Royal Exchange London
- The inside of Guild Hall near Cheapside, London
- The Royal Hospital of Chelsey, fronting the River Thames
- The College of Physicians in Warwicklane, London
- The engine for raising water (with a power made) by fire.