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Smith, John, 1749–1831
Select views in Italy : with topographical and historical descriptions in English and French ...
London : Printed by T. Chapman, for John Smith, William Byrne, and John Emes, 1792-1796.
Physical Description:
2 v. : map., ill. ; 38 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DG424 S64 1792+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Plates engraved by James Heath, Benjamin Baker, Thomas Medland, William Byrne, Johann Gottlob Schumann, Benjamin Thomas Pouncy, John Landseer, John Roffe, James Sparrow, William Watts, J. Shirt, and Wilson Lowry; after John Smith.
This copy is 2 v. bound in 1.
The engraved dedication signed by John Smith after whose drawings the engravings were made.
The plates, in two states, representing 72 subjects, are dated 1792-99.
Vol. 2: Printed by W. Bulmer & Co., for J. Smith, W. Byrne, and J. Edwards.
Subject Terms:
Byrne, William, 1743-1805 -- Publisher.
Chapman, T. -- Printer.
Clonbrock family -- Bookplate.
Emes, John -- Publisher.
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1792-1796.
Italy -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800 -- Views.
Smith, John -- Publisher.
Heath, James, 1757-1834, engraver.
Baker, Benjamin, engraver.
Medland, Thomas, active 18th century-19th century, engraver.
Byrne, William, 1743-1805, engraver.
Schumann, Johann Gottlob, 1761-1810, engraver.
Pouncy, Benjamin Thomas, -1799, engraver.
Emes, John, 1762-1808, engraver.
Landseer, John, 1769-1852, engraver.
Roffe, John, 1769-1850, engraver.
Sparrow, James, engraver.
Watts, William, 1752-1851, engraver.
Shirt, J., engraver.
Lowry, Wilson, 1762-1824, engraver.

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