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

YCBA Collections Search

Title:
Catalogue of a scarce and curious collection of books and engravings formerly belonging to Thomas Bewick, the eminent wood engraver : including copies of his histories of British birds, Quadrupeds, and Fables of Aesop, with the entire stock and remainder of Mr. Bewick's "Memoir written by himself" ..., also the household furniture and a portion of the silver plate : to be sold by auction February 5th, 6th, and 7th, 1884, by Messrs. Davison and Son, Newcastle-upon-Tyne.
Published/Created:
Newcastle-upon-Tyne : Printed by Ward ..., 1884.
Physical Description:
[4], 40 p., [6] leaves of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NE1212 B5 A4 1884
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: As a COVID-19 precaution, the Study Room is closed until further notice.

Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Obituary of Isabella Bewick laid in.
Wood engravings by Thomas Bewick.
At head of title: By order of the executors of Miss Bewick, deceased
345 items.
Subject Terms:
Bewick, Thomas, 1753-1828 -- Bibliography.
Newcastle upon Tyne (England) -- Imprints -- 1884.
Ward -- Printer.
Form/Genre:
Wood engravings -- 1884.
Contributors:
Bewick, Thomas, 1753-1828, engraver.
Bewick, Isabella, 1789-1883.
Davison and Son (Newcastle-upon-Tyne)
Export:
XML
If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.