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Nixon, John, -1818
A country dance / designed by John Nixon, Esqr.
London : Pub'd by Wm. Holland, No. 50, Oxford Street, Dec. 1, 1789.
Physical Description:
1 folded sheet ([9] p.) : all ill. ; 31 x 229 cm., folded to 31 x 26 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NC1473 .N59 1789+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Panorama depicting many figures at a country dance.
Title and imprint information from foot of plate.
Includes publisher's advertisements at foot of panorama.
BAC: British Art Center copy mounted on linen. Bound in brown morocco folder. Title in gilt on front cover.
Subject Terms:
Caricatures and cartoons -- Social aspects -- Early works to 1800.
Dance -- Great Britain -- Pictorial works -- Early works to 1800.
English wit and humor, Pictorial -- Early works to 1800.
Engraving, Colored -- Specimens -- 1789.
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 18th century.
Holland, Wm. -- Publisher.
Panoramas -- Great Britain -- Early works to 1800.
Satire, English -- Early works to 1800.
Wit and humor, Pictorial -- Early works to 1800.
Holland, William, active 1782-1817, publisher.

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