<< YCBA Home Yale Center for British Art Yale Center for British Art << YCBA Home

YCBA Collections Search

Creator:
Richardson, C. J. (Charles James), 1806-1871, author, illustrator.
Title:
Studies of ornamental design / by C.J. Richardson, M.R.I.B.A., F.S.A. ...
Published/Created:
London : Published by John Weale, Architectural Library, 59, High Holborn, for C.J. Richardson, 1851.
Physical Description:
[7] leaves, [20] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 60 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio B 2016 6 Copy 1
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: As a COVID-19 precaution, the Study Room is closed until further notice.


Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio B 2016 6 Copy 2
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: As a COVID-19 precaution, the Study Room is closed until further notice.

Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Lithographs by John Sliegh, Francis Bedford, William Butler, Thomas Picken, and John Alfred Vintner; after C.F. Richardson, Arthur Ashpitel, Thomas Stothard, and Digby Wyatt.
Plates printed by Day & Son and McLean & Co.
The seven leaves of letterpress are printed within elaborate lithographed borders.
Abbey, J.R. Life, 55
BAC: British Art Center copy 1 is the Abbey copy. Bound in contemporary red half morocco and red cloth. Title in stamped in gilt on front cover. Binder's ticket: Remnant and Edmonds.
BAC: British Art Center copy 2 bound in contemporary red half morocco and red cloth. Inscribed by the author (?) on front fly-leaf: "C.J. Richardson. Complete copy, with unpublished plates and prepartory drawings." Includes 10 original watercolors by Mathew Digby Wyatt (two folding), 3 original drawings and 40 lithographic plates, in various proof states.
Subject Terms:
Architecture -- Details.
Decoration and ornament.
Richardson, C. J. (Charles James), 1806-1871 -- Autograph.
Form/Genre:
Lithographs -- 1851.
Chromolithographs -- 1851.
Watercolors.
Proofs.
Contributors:
Ashpitel, Arthur, 1807-1869, illustrator.
Bedford, Francis, 1799-1883, lithographer.
Butler, William, 1824-1870, lithographer.
Picken, Thomas, -1870, lithographer.
Vintner, John Alfred, 128-1905, lithographer.
Sliegh, John, active 1841-1879, lithographer.
Stothard, Thomas, 1755-1834, illustrator.
Wyatt, M. Digby (Matthew Digby), Sir, 1820-1877, illustrator.
Edmonds & Remnants, binder.
Weale, John, 1791-1862, publisher.
Day & Son, printer.
Thomas McLean & Co., printer.
Export:
XML
If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.