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Death in the dissecting room.

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Title
Death in the dissecting room.
Names
Combe, William (1742-1823) (Author)
Rowlandson, Thomas (1756-1827) (Artist)
Collection

English dance of death : from the designs of Thomas Rowlandson, with metrical illustrations

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1815 - 1816
Place: London
Publisher: Printed by J. Diggens, published at R. Ackermann's repository of arts,
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Coll. Eng. 1815-16
Topics
Dance of death
Death
Skeletons
Dissections
Genres
Watercolors
Notes
Content: -- Dance of death. Rowlandson's original drawings. [London,1814-16] 33 col'd pl. 25 1/2 x 34cm.
Content: Binding by F. Bedford, of full dark blue straight-grain morocco, gilt. In case of three quarters brown calf, marbled sides.
Content: Illustrations: 33 inlaid original water-color drawings forthe above title. Only 26 of the drawings were engraved andpublished.
Content: Illustrations: 73 colored aquatints (37, including frontispiece, in v. 1 and 36 in v. 2) Binding, by Lloyd, of full brown polished calf, gilt.
Content: Originally published in 24 monthly parts, 1814-1816.
Content: Title from spine.
Content: Vol. 1 has added engraved t.-p., with colored illustration.
Content: With leather label of Cortlandt F. Bishop.
Statement of responsibility: by the author of "Doctor Syntax"...
Physical Description
Extent: 1 drawing : watercolor.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16830809
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 12c06ac0-c603-012f-a69b-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1742: Creator Born
  • 1815: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1823: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2018: Found by you!
  • 2019

MLA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Death in the dissecting room." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1815 - 1816. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/945428fb-6fd4-80f5-e040-e00a180653c3

Chicago/Turabian Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Death in the dissecting room." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 26, 2018. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/945428fb-6fd4-80f5-e040-e00a180653c3

APA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. (1815 - 1816). Death in the dissecting room. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/945428fb-6fd4-80f5-e040-e00a180653c3

Wikipedia Citation

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Death in the dissecting room.