Fonthill Abbey, King Edward's Gallery, looking N. [graphic] / engraved by J. Le Keux, from a sketch by Cattermole, for Brittons' Illustrations of F.A.

Creator:
Le Keux, John, 1783-1846, printmaker
Edition:
[Proof after details added to furniture and walls].
Physical Description:
1 print : etching on chine collé ; plate mark 22.7 x 28.2 cm, on sheet 28.1 x 39.3 cm
Notes:
Title etched below image.
Proof state; for published state, see British Museum online catalogue, registration no.: 1875,0710.3207.
Plate from: Britton, J. Graphical and literary illustrations of Fonthill Abbey, Wiltshire. London : Printed for the author, 1823.
Numbered "Pl. VIII" in upper right margin.
"C. & Co."--Lower right corner.
"Proof."--Lower left corner.
Abstract:
"King Edward's Gallery at Fonthill Abbey, with windows at left, picture of a monarch above the fireplace at right, shelves of books behind, ornately carved table at centre foreground, and two figures in another room in background."--British Museum online catalogue, description of a later state of similar composition.
Topics:
Galleries (Display spaces)
Interiors
Topics:
Babb, James T.--(James Tinkham),--1899-1968--Ownership
Beckford, William,--1760-1844--Homes and haunts
Cattermole, George, 1800-1868, artist
Fonthill Abbey
Language:
English
Genre:
Book illustrations--England--London--1823
Chine collé prints--England--London--1823
Etchings--England--London--1823
Proofs
Format:
Image
Rights:
These images are provided for study purposes only. For publication or other use of images from the Library's collection, please contact the Lewis Walpole Library at walpole@yale.edu. Further details on the Library's photoduplication policy are available at http://www.library.yale.edu/walpole/html/research/rights_reproductions.html
Call Number:
Babb-Beckford
no. 94+
Babb-Beckford no. 94+
Orbis Record:
12660257
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr33388
OID:
15816371
PID:
digcoll:2794220