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The Ancient Buildings of Rome: Accurately Measured and Delineated

Designer:
Antoine Babuty Desgodets (French, 1653–1728)
Engraver:
George Marshall (British, active late 18th century)
Date:
1795
Medium:
Illustrations: engraving
Dimensions:
22 x 15 3/16 x 3 in. (55.9 x 38.6 x 7.6 cm)
Classifications:
Books, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
Bequest of W. Gedney Beatty, 1941
Accession Number:
41.100.178
Not on view
Les Edifices Antiques de Rome

William Gedney Beatty (American, 1869–1941); W. Slattern On the inside of the front cover there are two bookplates: "Ex Libris/ W.Gedney Beatty" and "W.J.Audsley". On the upper right corner of the verso of the fly leaf, inscribed black ink: "W. Slattern"; Donor: Bequest of William Gedney Beatty (American, 1869–1941)
Univ.Cat. I:55 / RIBA pt. I:288

Cicognara 3700; / SKB 1863
Eileen Harris, Nicholas Savage British Architectural Books and Writers 1556-1785. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1990, pp. 180-182.



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