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

YCBA Collections Search

 
Creator:
Ripley, Thomas, -1758.
Title(s):

The plans, elevations, and sections, chimney-pieces, and cielings [sic] of Houghton in Norfolk : built by Sr. Robert Walpole ... Earl of Orford &c. / the whole designed by Thomas Ripley ... ; delinated by Isaac Ware and William Kent ... ; and engrav'd by ... Mr. Fourdrinier , with a description of the house and of the elegant collection of pictures.

Published/Created:
London : Sold by C. Fourdrinier ..., Mr. Lewis ..., Messrs. Piers and Webley ..., 1760.
Physical Description:
[4], 10 p., [37] leaves of plates : ill., plans ; 50 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A N 164
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:
Plates by Pierre Fourdrinier after Isaac Ware, Thomas Ripley and William Kent.
The "description" (text of which is in double columns) is taken from Ædes Walpolianæ / by Horace Walpole.
Subject Terms:
Architecture, Domestic -- Great Britain.
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1760.
Fourdrinier, C. -- Publisher.
Houghton Hall (England)
Lewis, Mr. -- Publisher.
Piers & Webley Messrs. -- Publisher.
Walpole, Robert, Earl of Orford, 1676-1745.
Contributors:
Kent, William, 1685-1748.
Walpole, Horace, 1717-1797. Ædes Walpolianæ.
Ware, Isaac, -1766.
Fourdrinier, Pierre, d. 1753, engraver.
Export:
XML


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