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Creator:
Cockerell, C. R. (Charles Robert), 1788-1863.
Title(s):

Iconography of the west front of Wells Cathedral : with an appendix on the sculptures of other medieval churches in England / by Charles Robert Cockerell, R.A. ...

Published/Created:
Oxford ; John Henry Parker, MDCCCLI [1851]
and London : John Henry Parker, MDCCCLI [1851]
Physical Description:
[4], xxiii, [2], 26-115, [1] p., [10] leaves of plates (1 folded) : ill., plan ; 29 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NA5471.W4 C53 1851+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Steel-engraved frontispiece by James Carter, after C.R. Cockerell.
Tinted lithographs by Edwin Thomas Dolby, after C.R. Cockerell; untinted lithographs drawn and lithographed by Cockerell. All printed by Day & Son.
"Oxford: Printed by I. Shrimpton."--T.p. verso.
The appendix contains descriptions of the cathedrals of Exeter, Norwich, Canterbury, Rochester, Lichfield, Worcester, Lincoln, Gloucester, Sailsbury, and Peterborough; the south gateway of the church at Malmesbury; York Minster; Beverley Minster; Croyland Abbey; and Bath Abbey.
Includes bibliographical references.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's blind-stamped red cloth. Bookplate: James Frothingham Hunnewell.
Subject Terms:
Architecture, Gothic -- Wells -- England.
Cathedrals -- England.
Church architecture -- Wells -- England.
Day & Son -- Printer.
Hunnewell, James Frothingham -- Bookplate.
Parker, J. H. -- Publisher.
Sculpture, English -- England -- Wells.
Sculpture, Gothic -- England -- Wells.
Wells Cathedral.
Form/Genre:
Steel engravings -- 1851.
Lithographs -- 1851.
Lithographs -- Hand-colored -- 1851.
Contributors:
Carter, James, 1798-1855, engraver.
Dolby, Edwin Thomas, lithographer.
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