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

YCBA Collections Search

 
Title(s):

A tour through Paris : illustrated with twenty-one coloured plates : accompanied with descriptive letter-press.

Published/Created:
London : Published by William Sams, St. James's Street, [1828?]
Physical Description:
[40] p., [21] leaves of plates : ill. ; 40 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2009 20 Copy 1
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: The Study Room is open to Yale ID holders by appointment. Please visit the Study Room page on our website for more details.


Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2009 20 Copy 2
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: The Study Room is open to Yale ID holders by appointment. Please visit the Study Room page on our website for more details.


Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2009 20 Copy 3
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: The Study Room is open to Yale ID holders by appointment. Please visit the Study Room page on our website for more details.

Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Depictions of Parisian life during the Restoration.
Engravings copied from Jean-Henri Marlet's Tableaux de Paris and Richard Brinsley Peake's Characteristic costume. See Abbey.
Probable date of publication from Abbey.
Aquatints and accompanying descriptions after Jean-Henri Marlet.
Colas, R. Bibliographie générale du costume et de la mode, 2898
Kunstbibliothek (Berlin, Germany). Katalog der Lipperheideschen Kostümbibliothek (2. Aufl.), Fd 19
Tooley, R.V. English books with coloured plates, 1790-1860, 443
Abbey, J.R. Travel in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 114
BAC: British Art Center has three copies. Copy 1 is the Abbey copy. Bound in later red calf, by Riviere. Paper watermarked 1828. Copy 2 bound in dark-green half morocco and marbled boards. Copy 3 bound in blue half morocco and marbled boards. Armorial bookplates: Viconte de Villa; S. Jolliffe Tufnell; T. Henry Foster.
Subject Terms:
Clothing and dress -- France -- 19th century -- Pictorial works.
Fashion -- France -- 19th century -- Pictorial works.
Foster, T. Henry -- Bookplate
Paris (France) -- Pictorial works.
Paris (France) -- Social life and description -- 19th century -- Pictorial works.
Riviere -- Binding, 1828.
Sams, William -- Publisher.
Tufnell, S. Jollifee
Villa, Viconte de -- Bookplate.
Form/Genre:
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1828.
Contributors:
Marlet, Jean-Henri, 1770-1847. Tableaux de Paris.
Peake, Richard Brinsley, 1792-1847.
Export:
XML


If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.