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Payne, John, 1710–1771
Twelve designs of country-houses : of two, three and four rooms on a floor : proper for glebes and small estates : with some observations on the common errors in building / by a gentleman.
Dublin : Printed for the author, and sold by G. and A. Ewing, at the Angel and Bible in Dame-street, 1757.
Physical Description:
16, [8] p., [24] leaves of plates : ill. ; 22 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NA7562 P43 1785
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Public Domain
BAC: Bound with: Oikidia, or, Nutshells : being ichnographic distributions for small villas / James Peacock. London, 1785.
Harris, E. British architectural books and writers, 1556-1785. Cambridge [England] : Cambridge University Press, 1994,c1990. 693
Attributed to John Payne. Cf. Harris.
English short title catalogue, T126930
BAC: British Art Center copy imperfect: p. 1-6 wanting.
BAC: List of subscriber's: [8] p. at end of text.
Each numbered plate is printed on double leaves.
BAC: British Art Center copy appears to have been a builder's own copy containing many pencil sketches and ms. notations.
Subject Terms:
Architecture -- Early works to 1800.
Architecture, Domestic -- Designs and plans.
Architecture, Domestic -- Great Britain -- Early works to 1800.
Barnes, Wm. -- Autograph, 1784.
Dublin (Ireland) -- Imprints -- Specimens -- 1757.
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1758.
Johnston, William -- Autograph, Armagh 1784.
Payne, John, 1710-1771 -- Publisher.
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