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Rawle, S.
Rome [graphic].
[London] : [M. A. Leigh], [ca. 1840]
Physical Description:
1 print : aquatint ; 46 x 354 cm, folded to 46 x 37 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2009 42
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Abbey, J.R. Life in England in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 554
Engraved by Samuel Rawle, after Henry Abbot.
Imprint from Abbey.
With a letterpress dedication, on the front pastedown of the publisher's cloth folder, to the Duchess of Kent.
The cover of the Yale Center for British Art copy (bound in publisher's contemporary cloth) bears an aquatint engraving: The Pope blessing the people in St. Peter's. Thomas delt. I. Clark Sculpt.
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. Bound in publisher's original brown cloth.
A panoramic view of Rome, comprised of four engraved sheets attached end-to-end. The names of notable sights of Rome are recorded in the lower margin.
Subject Terms:
Leigh, Mary Anne -- Publisher.
Panoramas -- Italy -- Rome.
Rome (Italy) -- Pictorial works.
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1840.
Abbot, Henry, 1768-1840, artist.
Clark, J., fl. 1789-1830, engraver.
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