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Harewood House and the surrounding countryside

Harewood House and the surrounding countryside

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Title:
Harewood House and the surrounding countryside
Description:
Information from accompanying cards: The fore edge painting, a beautiful specimen of Edwards’ artistic skill, pictures Harewood House and the surrounding countryside. Located near Leeds in Yorkshire on the river Aire, Harewood was the family seat of the Lascelles, Earls of Harewood.
Date:
(c) 1801
Format:
Paintings
Genre:
Watercolors
Landscape paintings
Fore-edge painting
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Collection (local):
Special Collections, Rare Books
Subjects:
Houses
Rural areas
Harewood House (Harewood, England)
Places:
EnglandLeeds (county)Harewood
harewood house, leeds
Extent:
1 painting : watercolor on fore edge of book
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Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
No known restrictions on use.
Notes (acquisition):
Gift of Alfred H. Wiggin, May 1951.
Notes (date):
Date of painting unknown. Publication date of book: 1801.
Notes:
Title from accompanying cards.
Found on: Letters of Lady Rachel Russell : from the manuscript in the library at Wooburn [sic] abbey. To which are prefixed, an introduction, vindicating the character of Lord Russell against Sir John Dalrymple, &c. ; and the trial of Lord William Russell for high treason, extracted from the State trials. Embellished with three elegant engravings
Notes (object):
Fore-edge/fanned to the right
Identifier:
07_04_000188A
Call #:
RARE BKS DA447 .R95 1801x
Barcode:
39999063117517