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Creator:
Mitchell, Robert, active 1800, author, illustrator.
Title(s):

Plans, and views in perspective, with descriptions, of buildings erected in England and Scotland : and also an essay, to elucidate the Grecian, Roman and Gothic architecture, accompanied with designs / by Robert Mitchell, architect = Plans, descriptions, et vues en perspective, des édifices érigés en Angleterre et en Écosse: suivis d'un essai sur l'architecture greque, romaine et gothique, avec des desseins illustratifs / par Robert Mitchell, architecte.

Published/Created:
London : Printed at the Oriental Press, by Wilson & Co. for the author; and sold by J. Taylor, Architectural Libary, High Holborn; R. Faulder, New Bond-Steet; J. and T. Carpenter, Old Bond-Street; T. Evans, Pall-Mall; and J. White, Fleet-Street, 1801.
Physical Description:
[4], 32 pages, 18 leaves of plates : illustrations, plans ; 54 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2013 18 Copy 1
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2013 18 Copy 2
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
BAC: British Art Center has two copies. Copy 1 bound in contemporary quarter brown calf and brown boards. Uncolored. Armorial bookplate: Richard Blackett Beaumont. Copy 2 bound in publisher's original gray paper-covered boards with cream paper covered spine. With hand-colored plates.
Subject Terms:
Architecture -- Designs and plans.
Architecture -- Great Britain.
Architecture, Domestic -- Great Britain -- Pictorial works.
Beaumont, Richard Blackett -- Bookplate.
Country homes -- Great Britain -- Designs and plans.
Panorama (Leicester Square, London, England)
Form/Genre:
Aquatints -- 1801.
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1801.
Armorial bookplates (Provenance)
Contributors:
Evans, Thomas, 1739-1803, bookseller.
Faulder, Robert, 1747 or 1748-1815, bookseller.
Taylor, J. (Josiah), bookseller.
White, John, active 1792-1816, bookseller.
J. and T. Carpenter (Firm), publisher.
Wilson & Co., printer.
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  • Entrance front of Selwood Park
  • Plan of the principal floor of Selwood Park. Plan of the bed-room floor
  • Front towards the pleasure-grounds
  • A perspective view of the great stair-case, which forms also a music gallery
  • Elevation of the north front, and plan of the principal floor of Heath-Lane Lodge, the residence of Isaac Swainson, Esq. Plan of the bed-chamber floor
  • South front of Heath-Lane Lodge
  • Plan of the principal floor of Cottisbrooke, the seat of Sir William Langham, Bart
  • View of Cottisbrooke
  • Plan of the principal floor of Moore-Place, the seat of James Gordon, Esq. Plan of the bed-chamber floor
  • View of Moore-Place
  • South front of Preston-Hall, the seat of Sir John Callander, Bart.
  • Plan of the principal floor of Preston-Halll. Plan of the bed-chamber floor. Plan of the basement
  • North front of Preston-Hall
  • View of the corridore and wing, as seen from within the drawing-room through the Venetian window. Plan of the stables
  • A section of the Rotunda in Leicester Square, in which is exhibited The Panorama.

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