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Title(s):

Orme's Pocket sketch book : containing studies from nature : to consist of landscape, figures, animals, &c. &c. : to be continued in numbers : price 2s. 6d. each in black and 5s. in colours : 12 numbers will form one pocket volume.

Additional Title(s):

Pocket sketch book

Published/Created:
London : Published and sold by Edwd. Orme ..., [1799]
Physical Description:
v. : all ill. ; 19 x 28 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NC735 .O69 1799+ set 1 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
NC735 .O69 1799+ set 2 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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:
Title from engraved title page to part number 1.
With aquatint and stipple-engraved plates, after William Orme.
Date from plates.
BAC : British Art Center has two sets of four plates, cased together . Set 1 includes the engraved title to part number 1 (a 5th plate); engravings are hand-colored. Set 2 is uncolored, and lacks any title. Its first engraving varies from that in the first set (and lacks an imprint); the three remaining engravings are the same in both sets.
Subject Terms:
Orme, Edward -- Publisher.
Stipple engraving -- Specimens -- 1799.
Stipple engraving, Colored -- Specimens -- 1799.
Form/Genre:
Aquatints -- 1799.
Drawing books.
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1799.
Contributors:
Orme, Edward.
Orme, William, active 1797-1819, ill.
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