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Plan of the Museum of the Vatican, Rome / A Picturesque Tour of Italy

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1868,0822.3824

  • Title (object)

    • Plan of the Museum of the Vatican, Rome

    Title (series)

    • A Picturesque Tour of Italy
  • Description

    Plate 1: Plan of the museum, garden in the centre surrounded by the building, galleries on either side, library below, Court of Belvedere at top right, round tower at top left; with scale. 1818
    Engraving, printed on chine collé

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1818
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 303 millimetres
    • Width: 227 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered above image with object title, plate number, below with production detail: "Drawn by James Hakewill.", "Engraved by Harry Willson.", publication line: "Published as the Act directs, May 1. 1818, by John Murray, Albemarle Street, London.", keys A-Q.
  • Curator's comments

    Published in 'A Picturesque Tour of Italy', 1818.

  • Location

    Not on display (British XIXc Unmounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Associated places

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1868

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1868,0822.3824

Plate 1: Plan of the museum, garden in the centre surrounded by the building, galleries on either side, library below, Court of Belvedere at top right, round tower at top left; with scale.  1818  Engraving, printed on chine collé

Recto

Plate 1: Plan of the museum, garden in the centre surrounded by the building, galleries on either side, library below, Court of Belvedere at top right, round tower at top left; with scale. 1818 Engraving, printed on chine collé

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