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MARTIN, Robert
Specimen of the art of lithography by Robert Martin, 124 High Holborn, (between Southampton St. & King St.) London.
[London]: R. Martin's lithography, [1830].
[2] litho. p. : illus. ; 22.5 cm. x 35.0 cm. (2°)

Drop-head title. Prospectus, accompanied by two separate examples of ecclesiastical subjects 'lithographed by R. Martin ... for Scaum's Beverlac, 1829' (i.e. George Poulson's Beverlac or, The antiquities and history of the town of Beverley, in the county of York, London: printed for G. Scaum, Beverley, 1829). The text underlines 'that the Lithographic Art will be found to possess all the ordinary merits of Copper Engraving' with the advantages of greater speed and economy.

Copy Notes Enclosed in an ALs in ink dated 124 High Holborn, / February 1830 and signed by Robert Martin, addressed Jno. Soane Esq / 13, Lincolns Inn Fields. and endorsed by Soane 1830 / R Martin / Lithography / March.

Binding Folded paper.

Reference Number 6385


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