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

YCBA Collections Search

IIIF Actions
Mellin, August Wilhelm von

Versuch einer Anweisung zur Anlegung, Verbesserung und Nutzung der Wildbahnen so wohl im Freyn als in Thiergärten : mit 118 Kupfern.

Berlin ; Bey Joachim Pauli, 1779.
und Stettin : Bey Joachim Pauli, 1779.
Physical Description:
xxi, [1], 356 p., 1 leaf of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
SK357 .M45 1779
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
View by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: The Study Room is open by appointment. Please visit the Study Room page on our website for more details.

Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Anonymous. Attributed to August Wilhelm von Mellin.
Illustrations after William Halfpenny and Johann Elias Ridinger.
The plate is a colored engraved frontispiece. 117 additional colored copperplate engravings within text throughout.
Signatures: a-c⁴ (-a4) A-2X⁴ 2Y².
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in brown paper boards. Blue ink-stamp: Dr. Ing. C. H. K. Malayka.
Subject Terms:
Engraving, Colored -- Specimens -- 1779.
Paulus, Joachim -- Publisher.
Wildlife refuges -- Early works to 1800.
Halfpenny, William, d. 1755, ill.
Ridinger, Johann Elias, 1698-1767, ill.

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