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ORNAMENTS DISPLAYED ...
Ornaments displayed on a full-size for working. Proper for all carvers, painters, &c: containing a variety of accurate examples of foliage and friezes, on 33 folio plates.
London: published by I. & J. Taylor, at the Architectural Library, [1795].
33 bistre etch. pl. ; 49.0 cm. (2°)

Date from annotation on title-plate (pl. [1]); the National Art Library catalogue suggests a publication date between 1787 and 1797. All the plates are printed in bistre, with the imprint line 'Printed for I. & J. Taylor Holborn London'. The title-plate is protected by a tissue guard.

Copy Notes The title-plate is dated in ink 1795; front free-endpaper inscribed in ink John Soane. One of the designs on pl. 2 is copied in pencil outside the plate-mark.

Binding C18th blue paper wrappers, white paper spine covering with spine-title in ink 'Ornaments.'.

Reference Number 4224


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