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Richardson, George, 1736?-1817?

New designs of vases and tripods decorated in the antique taste / by Geo. Richardson, archt. and son ; on XXV plates.

London : Publish'd by the Author, No. 105, Great Titchfield Street, Septr. 5th, 1793.
Physical Description:
[25] leaves of plates : all ill. ; 32 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NK1535 .R53 1793+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
The twenty-five plates consist of the title plate, twelve plates each showing a vase, and twelve plates each showing a tripod.
Aquatints by and after G. Richardson and Son (i.e. William Richardson).
Engraved throughout.
Harris, E. British Architectural books and writers, 742
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in contemporary marbled boards; rebacked in half calf. Armorial bookplate: Westport House.
Subject Terms:
Decoration and ornament -- Great Britain -- Early works to 1800.
Richardson, G., -- Publisher.
Tripods -- Great Britain -- Early works to 1800.
Vase painting -- Great Britain -- Early works to 1800.
Westport House -- Bookplate.
Armorial bookplates (Provenance)
Aquatints -- 1793.
Richardson, William, fl. 1783-1804?, ill.

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