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Scott, John, 1784–1821
Picturesque views of the city of Paris and its environs : consisting of views on the Seine, public buildings, characteristic scenery, etc. with appropriate descriptions / the original drawings by Mr. Frederick Nash ; the literary department by Mr. John Scott, author of "A visit to Paris," and "Paris revisited" ; translated into French by M. P.B. de La Boissière ; in two volumes.
London : Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, Paternoster-Row, by James Moyes, Greville-Street, 1823.
Physical Description:
2 v. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DC707 .S36 1823+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
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Illustrations by Edward Goodall, Henry Hobson, Samuel Middiman, James Redaway, John Pye, Miss Elizabeth Byrne, John Byrne, George Cook, Wilson Lowry, William Raymond Smith, James C. Allen, Cosmo Armstrong, Charles Askey, Laetitia Byrne, James Mitan, Charles Pye, Robert Sands, Robert Wallis, and William Woolnoth; after Frederick Nash and James Stephanoff.
Plates accompanied by descriptive text in English and French.
British Architectural Library. Early printed books, 1478-1840, 2234
BAC: British Art Center copy contains two title leaves: the first dated 1820 and the second dated 1823. Ms inscription on recto of second free end-paper: This is a very choice copy. It belonged to Mr Neale [i.e. Samuel John Neele?], the artist, and contains picked India proofs and etchings of all the plates. The etchings are very fine. It contains also the cancel title pages. Bound in half-morocco with marbled boards.
Subject Terms:
Etching -- Specimens -- 1823.
Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown -- Publisher.
Moyes, James -- Printer.
Paris (France) -- Pictorial works.
Steel engraving -- Specimens -- 1823.
La Boissière, P. B. de, tr.
Nash, Frederick, 1782-1856, ill.
Goodall, Edward, 1795-1870, engraver.
Hobson, H., active 1814-1822, engraver.
Middiman, Samuel, approximately 1750-1831, engraver.
Redaway, James C., active 1818-1857, engraver.
Pye, John, 1782-1874, engraver.
Byrne, Elizabeth, active 1809-1849, engraver.
Byrne, John, 1786-1847, engraver.
Cooke, George, 1781-1834, engraver.
Lowry, Wilson, 1762-1824, engraver.
Smith, William Raymond, engraver
Allen, James C., active 1821-1831, engraver.
Armstrong, Cosmo, engraver.
Askey, Charles, engraver.
Byrne, Letitia, 1779-1849, engraver.
Mitan, James, 1776-1822, engraver.
Pye, Charles, 1777-1861, engraver.
Sands, Robert, 1782-1855, engraver.
Wallis, Robert, 1794-1878, engraver.
Woolnoth, W. (William), engraver.
Stephanoff, James, 1788?-1874, ill
Moyes, James, -1838, printer.
Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, publisher.

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