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Wyatt, Benjamin Dean, 1775–1855
Observations on the design for the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, as executed in the year 1812 : accompanied by plans, elevation, & sections, of the same : engraved on eighteen plates / by Benjamin Wyatt, F.S.A. architect.
London : Printed for J. Taylor, at The Architectural Library, 59, High Holborn, 1813.
Physical Description:
xii, 77 p.,18 leaves of plates : ill., plans ; 30 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NA6840.G7 L6 1813+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Engravings by Thomas Smith, Samuel Lacey, John Partridge and Edmond Turrell; after Benjamin Wyatt.
"A revised edition of 'Observations on the principles of a design for a theatre', 1811."--Cf. British Architectural Library.
Printed by T. Bensley, Bolt Court, Fleet Street, London.
Most illustrations on double leaves.
British Architectural Library. Early printed books, 1478-1840, 3276
NSTC, W3115
BAC: British Art Center copy inscribed: John C. Hay [striked out]; Dav. McCarthy Architect 25 Frederick St. Edinburgh. Publisher's advertisement tipped in at end.
Subject Terms:
Architecture -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Bensley, T. -- Printer.
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1813.
Engraving, Colored -- Specimens -- 1813.
Hay, John C. -- Autograph.
London (England) -- Buildings, structures, etc.
McCarthy, Dav. -- Autograph.
Taylor, J. -- Publisher.
Theater architecture -- England -- London.
Theatre Royal, Drury Lane (London, England)
Wyatt, Benjamin Dean, 1775-1855, ill.
Smith, Thomas, engraver.
Lacey, Samuel, active 1818-1857, engraver.
Partridge, John, engraver.
Turrell, Edmund, engraver.

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