<< YCBA Home Yale Center for British Art Yale Center for British Art << YCBA Home

YCBA Collections Search

 
Creator:
Spence, Joseph, 1699-1768.
Title(s):

Polymetis: or, An enquiry concerning the agreement between the works of the Roman poets, and the remains of the antient artists. Being an attempt to illustrate them mutually from one another. By the Rev.d Mr. Spence.

Published/Created:
London, R. Dodsley, at Tully's-Head, Pall-Mall, 1747.
Physical Description:
xii, 361, [1] p. front. (port.) illus., XLI pl. (part fold.) 42 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A N 121
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: The Study Room is open to Yale ID holders by appointment. Please visit the Study Room page on our website for more details.

Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
BEIR Gt4 002: Imperfect: Plate XLI wanting.
Frontispiece engraved by George Vertue after Isaac Whood.
Plates and other illustrations engraved by Louis Philippe Boitard.
Subject Terms:
Art, Ancient.
Dodsley, R. -- Publisher.
Latin poetry -- History and criticism.
Mythology, Classical.
Rome -- Antiquities.
Form/Genre:
Stipple engravings -- 1747.
Engravings -- 1747.
Etchings -- 1747.
Contributors:
Vertue, George, 1684-1756, engraver.
Whood, Isaac, 1688 or 1689-1752, ill.
Boitard, Louis-Philippe, active 1733-1770, engraver.
Export:
XML


If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.