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Decorations for pavements &c.

Image ID: 819238

Decorations for pavements &c.  [Decorations for pavements etc.] (1739)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Decorations for pavements &c.

Alternate Title

: Decorations for pavements etc.


: Langley, Batty, 1696-1751 -- Artist

Additional Name(s)

: Langley, T. (Thomas), 1702-1751 -- Engraver

Published Date

: 1741

Created Date

: 1739

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; plate mark 24 x 19 cm. (9 1/2 x 7 1/2 in.)


: Printed on image: "Geometrical squares quadrupled" "Geometrical squares in a side view" "Geometrical squares in an angular view" "Geometrical squares and parallelograms" "Regular octagons and geometrical squares" "Irregular octagons and geometrical squares." Printed on border: "Batty Langley, invent and delin. 1739."

Original Source

: From The city and country builder's and workman's treasury of design : or, The art of drawing and working the ornamental parts of architecture. Harding, 1741) Langley, Batty (1696-1751), Author.


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Design -- geometric

Source Description

: 1 folder (22 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 819238

Record ID

: 704739

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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