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Title:
[Hardware patterns for key plates, drawer pulls, and a wall sconce].
Published/Created:
[England] : [s.n.], [ca. 1800?]
Physical Description:
1 print : engraving ; 35 x 47 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2011 37 Oversize
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Prints
Notes:
Eleven patterns for hardware, including six key plates, four drawer pulls, and one wall sconce, engraved on a single sheet. The wall sconce pattern is placed at center, with the other patterns arranged symmetrically around it. Each pattern is numbered (non-consecutively) from 603 to 647.
The manufacturer of the hardware is unidentified.
The British Art Center copy is annotated with the prices of each item. They range from 1/2, for the simplest key plate, to 15/ pair for the wall sconce.
BAC: British Art Center copy is annotated with the prices of each item, in pen and black ink. Housed with: List of pattern book belonging to Ashforth, Ellis, Wilson and Hawksleys, platers, Sheffield, ca. 1785.
Subject Terms:
Decoration and ornament -- Great Britain.
Hardware -- Great Britain -- Catalogs -- Early works to 1800.
Sconces -- Great Britain.
Form/Genre:
Pattern books.
Engravings -- 1800.
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