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Shew, Thomas
A panoramic view of the city of Rome and the adjoining country / drawn and coloured from nature, with an historical and descriptive commentary ... by Thomas Shew.
The second edition, with improvements
London : Published for the proprietor by S. and J. Fuller ; 1830.
Bath : Sold by Duffield, 1830.
Physical Description:
34 p., [2] leaves of plates : ill ; 32 cm. + 1 panorama (31 x 302 cm. folded to 31 x 23 cm.)
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DG806.8 .S54 1830+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Frontispiece etched by H. Hobson, after Thomas Shew. Engraved maps of Rome are unsigned. Aquatint panorama engraved by Thomas Sutherland, after Thomas Shew.
Printed by R. Cruttwell, Bath.
The preface is dated at Bath April 1825. The panorama is dated May 1, 1827.
Edition statement and "Published by the advice of the late Sir Thomas Lawrence" precede author's name on title page.
Abbey, J.R. Life in England in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 519
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. Inscribed: Emma Burrard, given her by the Revd. John Skinner of Camerton, May 1831.
Subject Terms:
Burrard, Emma -- Provenance.
Crutwell, R. -- Printer.
Engraving, Colored -- Specimens -- 1830.
Etching, Colored -- Specimens -- 1830.
Panoramas -- Italy -- Rome -- Specimens.
Rome (Italy) -- Pictorial works.
S. and J. Fuller -- Publisher.
Skinner, John -- Provenance.
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1830.
Hobson, H., active 1814-1822, engraver.
Sutherland, Thomas, approximately 1785-approximately 1825, engraver.
Shew, Thomas, ill.

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