The Resource The pictorial album, or, Cabinet of paintings for the year 1837 : containing eleven designs, executed in oil colours, by G. Baxter ; from the original pictures, with illustrations in verse and prose

The pictorial album, or, Cabinet of paintings for the year 1837 : containing eleven designs, executed in oil colours, by G. Baxter ; from the original pictures, with illustrations in verse and prose

Label
The pictorial album, or, Cabinet of paintings for the year 1837 : containing eleven designs, executed in oil colours
Title
The pictorial album, or, Cabinet of paintings for the year 1837
Title remainder
containing eleven designs, executed in oil colours
Statement of responsibility
by G. Baxter ; from the original pictures, with illustrations in verse and prose
Title variation
  • Cabinet of paintings for the year 1837
  • Cabinet of paintings
  • Pictorial album
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Citation location within source
  • p. 36, 38, 40
  • 196
Citation source
  • McLean, R. Victorian book design
  • Abbey, J.R. Life
Illustrations
  • plates
  • illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
The pictorial album, or, Cabinet of paintings for the year 1837 : containing eleven designs, executed in oil colours, by G. Baxter ; from the original pictures, with illustrations in verse and prose
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • The first English book fully illustrated by pictures printed in color intended to appeal to a popular audience
  • Copy listed as first issue
  • No more published
  • Illustrated by Baxter's new technique of printing in oil colors, called "picture-printing".--Cf. p. xii
  • "The poetical illustrations by Miss Landon, the prose by James Ollier."--Cf. p. [3]
  • Half title: Pictorial album
  • Cover title: Cabinet of paintings
  • Preface dated 1st Nov. 1836
  • Colophon: London: Bradbury and Evans, printers, Whitefriars
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
[4], xvi, 71, [1] p., [10] leaves of plates
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Bound in original maroon morocco with overall gilt design and oval gilt morocco onlays in dark blue, light green, orange and yellow on upper and lower cover. Yellow lining paper and gilt edges.
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn373735663
Label
The pictorial album, or, Cabinet of paintings for the year 1837 : containing eleven designs, executed in oil colours, by G. Baxter ; from the original pictures, with illustrations in verse and prose
Publication
Note
  • The first English book fully illustrated by pictures printed in color intended to appeal to a popular audience
  • Copy listed as first issue
  • No more published
  • Illustrated by Baxter's new technique of printing in oil colors, called "picture-printing".--Cf. p. xii
  • "The poetical illustrations by Miss Landon, the prose by James Ollier."--Cf. p. [3]
  • Half title: Pictorial album
  • Cover title: Cabinet of paintings
  • Preface dated 1st Nov. 1836
  • Colophon: London: Bradbury and Evans, printers, Whitefriars
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
[4], xvi, 71, [1] p., [10] leaves of plates
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Bound in original maroon morocco with overall gilt design and oval gilt morocco onlays in dark blue, light green, orange and yellow on upper and lower cover. Yellow lining paper and gilt edges.
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn373735663

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