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The Antiquities of Athens, Measured and Delineated by James Stuart, F.R.S. and F.S.A. and Nicholas Revett, Painters and Architects

Author:
James Stuart (British, London 1713–1788 London)
Author:
Nicholas Revett (British, Brandeston Hall, Suffolk 1720–1804 London)
Artist:
After Thomas Leverton Donaldson (British, London 1795–1885)
Artist:
After Charles Robert Cockerell (British, London 1788–1863 Regent's Park, London)
Artist:
After W. Kinnard (British, active 18th century)
Artist:
After W. Railton (British, active 18th century)
Artist:
After W. Jenkins (British, active 18th century)
Engraver:
Charles Knight I (British, 1743–ca. 1826)
Engraver:
François Germain Aliamet (French, Abbeville 1734–1790 London)
Engraver:
William Barnard (British, 1774–1837)
Engraver:
James Basire, the elder (British, London 1730–1802 London)
Engraver:
John Carey (British, active ca. 1800)
Engraver:
J. Couse (British, active ca. 1750)
Engraver:
William Daniell (British, 1769–1837 London)
Engraver:
William Camden Edwards (British, Monouthshire 1777–1855 Suffolk)
Engraver:
Paul Fourdrinier (French, active in London, 1698–1758)
Engraver:
James Green (British, ca. 1755–1800)
Engraver:
Charles Grignion, I (British, London baptised 1721–1810 London)
Engraver:
John Hall (British, Wivenhoe, Essex 1739–1797 London)
Engraver:
Daniel Lerpinière (British, London ca. 1740–1785 London)
Engraver:
H. Mathews (British, active early 19th century)
Engraver:
Henry Moses (British, London ca. 1782–1870 Cowley, Middlesex)
Engraver:
James Newton (British, London 1748–ca. 1804)
Engraver:
John Roffe (British, 1769–1850)
Engraver:
Edward Rooker (British, London 1711–1774 London)
Engraver:
William Sharp (British, London 1749–1824 London)
Engraver:
William Skelton (British, London 1763–1848)
Engraver:
Samuel S. Smith (British, London? 1810–1879 London)
Engraver:
Robert Strange (British, Orkney, Scotland 1721–1792 London)
Engraver:
J. Thornthwaite (British, born London, ca. 1750, active 1771–95)
Engraver:
Anthony Walker (British, Thirsk, Yorkshire, 1726–1765 London)
Engraver:
William Pars (British, London 1742–1782 Rome)
Engraver:
W. Revdey (British, active 18th century)
Engraver:
J. Hardine (British, active 18th–19th century)
Engraver:
Wilson Lowry (British, Whitehaven, Cumbria 1762–1824 London)
Engraver:
J. G. Walker (British, active 1780–1830)
Engraver:
Thomas Midland (British, active 18th–19th century)
Engraver:
J. Davis (London)
Engraver:
Isaac Taylor, Jr. (British, 1759–1829)
Engraver:
Thomas Baxter (British, Worcester 1782–1821 London)
Printer:
Vol. I printed London, 1762, by John Haberkorn (London)
Printer:
Vols. II & III printed London, 1787 and 1794, by John Nichols (British, 1745–1826)
Printer:
Vol. IV printed 1816 by Thomas Bensley (London)
Printer:
Vol. IV printed 1816 by J. Taylor (London)
Printer:
Vol. V printed 1830 by Priestly and Weale (London)
Published in:
London
Date:
1762–1830
Medium:
Illustrations: etching and engraving
Dimensions:
each volume: 22 3/4 x 15 1/2 x 3 5/8 in. (57.8 x 39.4 x 9.1 cm)
Classifications:
Books, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
Bequest of W. Gedney Beatty, 1941
Accession Number:
41.100.212(1–5)
Not on view
Marking: Vols. I, III on flyleaf "Jos. Macdonald", Cams (Canis?) Cole"
Donor: Bequest of William Gedney Beatty (American, 1869–1941)
Cicognara, 2713; Dest., 1895, 155, 596; Fowler, 271, #340; Graesse, VI, I, 514; Eileen Harris, British Architctural Books and Writers, 1990. 439-449, #857; RIBA, Pt. I, 993; SKB, 1890 (German 1829); Univ.Cat., II, 1944
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