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[Views of Sezincote House and grounds, the Seat of Sir Charles Cockerell]

 
HOLLIS Number
Contributors
Martin, John, 1789-1854
Publication
[England]: [publisher not identified], [1818?]

Description

Digital Facsimile

Title taken from RLG record: QMCA87-B20653 and from former owner of the Morgan Museum & Library copy, Gordon Norton Ray; publication date from Marlborough Rare Books Ltd. datasheet, page 46, and from Gordon Norton Ray.

Consists of 10 hand colored aquatints, printed in sepia.

Aquatint views printed in sepia; etched by John Martin and aquatinted in sepia by F.C. Lewis.

"Drawn & etched by J. Martin, engraved by F.C. Lewis"; lettered below image.

Sir Charles Cockerell employed John Martin to create the portfolio of views of Sezincote House in 1817; the plates were subsequently issued privately in a limited number of sets. Cf. Ray.

 

Language

English
 

Subject

Sezincote House (Gloucestershire, England); Architecture, Mogul Empire -- England -- Gloucestershire.; Country homes -- England -- Gloucestershire.; Gloucestershire (England) -- Buildings, structures, etc.