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Howitt, Samuel, 1765?-1822
[Etchings of animals].
[London] : [Samuel Howitt], [1792-1803]
Physical Description:
[49] leaves of plates : all ill. ; 22 x 27cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NE2145 .H69 1803+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
By Samuel Howitt.
The imprint on many of the plates names Howitt as publisher; these are variously dated between May 12, 1798 and May 1, 1803. A small number bear the imprint of H. Brookes, Coventry Street, Dec. 26, 1792.
Lacks title page.
Snelgrove, D. British sporting and animal prints, p. 109
BAC: British Art Center copy in later brown half roan, with marbled boards.
Etchings of dogs, deer, game-fowl, lions, wild boar and farmyard animals and two shooting subjects: "Woodcock Shooting" and "Pheasant Shooting."
Subject Terms:
Animals -- Pictorial works.
Animals in art.
Brookes, H. -- Publisher.
Etching -- Specimens -- 1792-1803.
Howitt, S. -- Publisher.
Hunting -- England -- Pictorial works.

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