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Robinson, William, approximately 1744–

Proportional architecture, or, The five orders : regulated by equal parts : after so concise a method that renders it useful to all artists and easy to every capacity : to which is added a practical and familiar explanation of the terms herein used.

Additional Title(s):

Proportional architecture.

Five orders.

Proportional architectural by equal parts.

London : Printed and sold by H. Piers & Partner, 1759.
Physical Description:
[32] leaves, 33-47 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NA2810 R62 1759
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
English short title catalogue, N40033
Harris, E. British architectural books and writers, 1556-1785. Cambridge [England] : Cambridge University Press, 1994,c1990. 756
Introduction signed: W. Robinson.
Half t.p.: Proportional architecture by equal parts.
BAC: Includes head- and tail- pieces.
The first 32 leaves (which include the t.p.) are engraved; pp. 33-47 are letterpress.
Subject Terms:
Architecture -- Early works to 1800.
Architecture -- Orders.
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1759.
H. Piers & Partner -- Printer.

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