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Creator:
Hofland, Mrs. (Barbara), 1770-1844.
Title(s):

A descriptive account of the mansion and gardens of White-Knights, a seat of His Grace the Duke of Marlborough / by Mrs. Hofland ; illustrated with twenty-three engravings, from pictures taken on the spot by T.C. Hofland ...

Published/Created:
London : Printed for His Grace the Duke of Marlborough by W. Wilson, Greville-street, Hatton-garden, [1819].
Physical Description:
[6], 151 p., [23] leaves of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 42 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A S 7 Copy 1
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A S 7 Copy 2
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A S 7 Copy 3
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Plates by Frederick Christian Lewis, Thomas Medland, Joseph Constantine Stadler, R. Peake, Letitia Byrne, J. Rawle, and Charles Heath; after T.C. (Thomas Christopher) Hofland.
British Art Center has 3 copies. Copy 1 is the Abbey copy, with aquatints colored. Copy 2 has both the aquatints & etchings colored; has a binders ticket that reads: Leighton & Son, Cold Bath Square, and the autograph of W. Danly. Copy 3 has aquatints and etchings uncolored.
Date from NUC pre-56, BM & Tooley. Abbey has ca. 1820.
"A descriptive catalogue of the pictures at White-Knights": p. [117]-136.
Etchings also issued separately under title: Fourteen views of the mansion and garden seats of White-Knights / T.C. Hofland. London : T.C. Hofland, [1819?]
Abbey, J.R. Scenery, 425
Tooley, R.V. Coloured plates (1973 ed.), 268
Subject Terms:
Architecture, Domestic -- England.
Etching -- Specimens -- [1819].
Etching, Colored -- Specimens -- [1819].
Gardens -- England.
Leighton & Son -- Bookbinder.
Marlborough, George Spencer Churchill, Duke of, 1766-1840.
Reading (England) -- Description and travel.
Wilson, W. -- Printer.
Form/Genre:
Aquatints -- [1819].
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- [1819].
Contributors:
Hofland, T. C. (Thomas Christopher), 1777-1843. Fourteen views of the mansion and garden seats of White-Knights.
Lewis, Frederick Christian, 1779-1856, engraver.
Medland, Thomas, 18th/19th cent, engraver.
Stadler, Joseph Constantine, engraver.
Peake, R., engraver.
Byrne, Letitia, 1779-1849, engraver.
Rawle, J., engraver.
Heath, Charles, 1785-1848, engraver.
Hofland, T. C. (Thomas Christopher), 1777-1843, ill.
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