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MARC Record view

001 $ 04/1336
003 $ UK-LoRAA
005 $ 20190329142635.4
041 0 # $a eng
044 # # $a uk
100 1 # $a Wilson
245 1 1 $a [Twelve original views in Italy: drawn by Richard Wilson, etched by J. Farington, Rooker &c.]
246 3 # $a Twelve views in Italy
260 # # $a [London: $b $c 1776.]
300 # # $a [12] pl.; $c 261×363 mm. (Oblong)
508 # # $a All plates are signed as drawn by R. Wilson, and as engraved by M. Rooker, E. Rooker, Jas. Gandon, W. Hodges or Jos. Farington. None carries a publisher's imprint. W.G. Constable refers to the set as 'published by Boydell, 1776' (W.G. Constable, Richard Wilson, London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1953, p.212) and it was listed as part of the Boydells' stock in 1803 (see An alphabetical catalogue of plates ... which compose the stock of John and Josiah Boydell, London 1803, p.48).
510 0 # $a D.H. Solkin, Richard Wilson: the landscape of reaction [exhibition catalogue] (1982).
520 2 # $a There is no title page or title plate. The title and imprint given here are taken from the entry in the NAL catalogue. In the 1802 Royal Academy Library catalogue the set is listed as 'Wilson's Twelve Views in Italy'.

The plates are all views, captioned as follows: [1] Temple of Peace; [2] Circus of Caracalla; [3] Bath's of Dioclesian; [4] Torre Delle Grotte near Naples; [5] Banks of the Tiber; [6] Temple of Romulus and Remus; [7] Bridge of Augustus at Rimini; [8] In the Strada Nomentana; [9] Castle of Ischia; [10] Pompey's Bridge at Terni; [11] In the Villa Adriana; [12] Villa of Mæcenas at Tivoli.

Wilson was in Italy from 1750 to ca. 1757.
561 # # $a Acquired between 1769 and 1802. Recorded in RAA Library, Catalogue, 1802.
563 # # $a 20th-century half calf, green cloth-covered boards; spine lettered 'R.A. Views of Italy C. Hullmandel'. Bound with C. Hullmandel's Twenty-Four Views Of Italy, Drawn from Nature, And Engraved Upon Stone [London, 1818].
653 # # $a Landscapes (environment) - Ruins - Italy - Lazio - Rome - Naples - 18th century
655 # 4 $a Views - Landscapes (representation) - 18th century
655 # 4 $a Pictorial works - 18th century
700 1 # $a Rooker, Michael Angelo $e engraver
700 1 # $a Rooker, Edward $e engraver
700 1 # $a Gandon, James $e engraver
700 1 # $a Hodges, William $e engraver
700 1 # $a Farington, Joseph $e engraver
852 8 # $d 1802: 2-5-07; 1821: B-4-07.