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Rowe, George, 1796–1864
Beauties of the north of Devon / drawn and published by Geo. Rowe.
[Exeter] : Seville Cottage, Mount Radford, Exeter, [between 1832 and 1836]
Physical Description:
[13] leaves of plates : all ill. ; 24 x 30 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA670.D5 R69 1832+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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A set of at least 20 lithographs by and after George Rowe, first published by Rowe at Exeter, ca. 1828. The lithographs were issued under this title in varying selections of prints numbering 15, 13, 10 and 4. Cf. Somers Cocks.
Lithographs printed by Engelmann and Co., Engelmann, Graf, Coindet & Co., W. Day, and Graf & Soret.
The firm of Graf & Soret (printer of the 13th plate in the present set) was active from 1832 to 1836. Cf. Twyman. London lithographic printers.
Somers Cocks, J.V. Devon topographical prints, S.90
Abbey, J.R. Scenery of Great Britain and Ireland in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 121
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. In original cream printed wrappers.
Subject Terms:
Day, W. -- Printer.
Devon (England) -- Pictorial works.
Engelmann and Co. -- Printer.
Engelmann, Graf, Coindet & Co. -- Printer.
Graf & Soret -- Printer.
Rowe, George -- Publisher.
Lithographs -- Hand-colored -- 1832-1836.
Rowe, George, 1796-1864, ill.

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