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Creator:
Robertson, William, architect
Title:
Designs in architecture : for garden chairs, small gates for villas, park entrances, aviarys, temples, boat houses, mausoleums, and bridges; with their plans, elevations, and sections, accompanied with scenery, &c. / by W. Robertson.
Published/Created:
London : Printed by W. Bulmer and Co. Cleveland-Row, St. James's. And published as the act directs, Feb. 1800, at Ackerman's Repository of Arts, No. 101, Strand; and at J.B. Beygang's, 1800.
Leipzig, 1800.
Physical Description:
[28] p., [1], 24 leaves of plates : ill. ; 29 x 38 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NA8450 .R63 1800+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
"Geo. Holmes, delin. Etched by Rowlndson"--First plate.
Each plate has an accompanying leaf of letterpress explanatory text.
The preliminary unnumbered plate is a dedicatory frontispiece.
ESTC, T140632
Archer, 290.1
British Architectural Library. Early Imprints Collection. Early printed books 1478-1840. London : Bowker-Saur, 1994-[2003], 2803
Abbey, J. R. Life, 63
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy.
Subject Terms:
Ackerman's Repository of Arts -- Publisher.
Architecture, Domestic -- Designs and plans.
Decoration and ornament, Architectural
W. Bulmer and Co. -- Printer.
Form/Genre:
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1800.
Contributors:
Holmes, George, fl. 1797 ill.
Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827 engraver.
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