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Title:
Views of the several parts of the palace, or castle of Versailles : as likewise of all the fountains, basins, groves, parterras, and other the most beautifull parts of the gardens : wherein are represented whatever are remarkable, as, statues, groups of figures, water-falls, &c. : drawn on the spot, by order, and with ye approbation of the French king : engraved in the year 1725.
Alternate Title(s):
Prospects, of palaces & other publick buildings in France, Italy, Spain, &c. very neatly engraved
Published/Created:
[London] : Printed and sold by H. Overton, and I. Hool, at the White Horse without Newgate, London, [1725?]
Physical Description:
[30] leaves of plates : chiefly ill. ; 21 x 33 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DC801.V56 V54 1725+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Added engraved t.p.: Prospects, of palaces & other publick buildings in France, Italy, Spain, &c. very neatly engraved.
Engraved throughout. Initial engraved title page signed: B. Cole.
BAC: British Art Center copy has bound with it: Delineatio domvs recreaticis adjacentiumq prospectuum amoenissimorum extra urben Zutphaniensem. [Amsterdam : P. Schenk, ca. 1700]. Bookplate: Weston Library. Bound in Cambridge-style plain and sprinkled panelled calf binding.
Subject Terms:
Architecture, Modern -- 18th century -- Europe -- Early works to 1800.
Château de Versailles (Versailles, France) -- Pictorial works -- Early works to 1800.
Engraving -- Specimens -- [1725?]
Hoole, J. -- Printer.
Overton, H. -- Printer.
Palaces -- France -- Pictorial works -- Early works to 1800.
Parc de Versailles (Versailles, France) -- Pictorial works -- Early works to 1800.
Public buildings -- Europe -- Pictorial works -- Early works to 1800.
Weston Library -- Bookplate.
Contributors:
Cole, B. (Benjamin), engraver.
Overton, Henry, 1675 or 1676-1751, printer.
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