Book of aquatint landscapes / drawn and engraved by S. Alken.
- London : Published as the Act directs, January 1, 1794, by Darling and Thompson, engravers, printers, and printsellers, to their Royal Highnesses the Duke and Duchess of York, Great Newport Street; and M. Chamberlin, No. 51, Great Russel Street, Bloomsbury, 
- Physical Description:
-  leaves of plates : chiefly ill. ; 23 x 33 cm.
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsN8213 .A454 1794+ OversizeAccessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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BAC: Two copies. Illustrations in copy 1 are sepia aquatint. Illustrations in copy 2 are colored aquatint. Original stitched blue paper wrappers.
Illustrations by and after Samuel Alken.
There is another issue of this title, also published in 1794, containing only 6 of the 12 colored aquatint views.
- Subject Terms:
- Aquatints, British -- Early works to 1800.Biddle, Moncure -- Bookplate. (copy 2)Darling and Thompson -- Publisher.Dixon, Fitz Eugene -- Bookplate. (copy 2)Landscape in art -- Early works to 1800.Sexton, Eric -- Bookplate. (copy 2)
- Aquatints -- 1794.
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1794.
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