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Greece: Various

  • GB 249 T-GED/22/1
  • Series
  • c. 1850

Illustrations of various ancient Greek and Roman buildings and cities.

This series is part of Patrick Geddes’ large collection of maps, plans, photographs, prints and drawings of countries and regions around the world. Much of this collection was part of Geddes' Cities and Town Planning Exhibition.

Geddes, Sir Patrick, 1854-1932, Knight, biologist, sociologist, educationist and town planner

Six engravings of ancient buildings in Greece and Italy, mounted on one sheet

  • 'The Lantern of Diogenes, Athens.'; 'Engraved by W. Floyd'; 19 x 12.8 cm on 22.7 x 24.8 cm sheet
  • 'Athens from the Hissus.'; 'Engraved by R. Brandard'; 18.6 x 12.7 cm on 32.8 x 24.9 cm sheet
  • 'The Temple of the Jupiter, Olympus, Athens.'; 'Engraved by J. Sands'; 'The London Printing and Publishing Company [... ]'; 19.5 x 12.7 cm on 32.8 x 24.8 cm sheet
  • 'The Temple of Theseus, Athens, Greece.'; 'Engraved by A. Le Petit'; 18.9 x 12.6 cm on 32.9 x 24.9 cm sheet
  • 'The Temple of Paestum, Italy.'; 'Engraved by J. Sands'; 19.2 x 12.7 cm on 22.8 x 24.7 cm sheet
  • 'Monumentum of Philopappus at Athens, Greece.'; 'Engraved by R. Brandard'; 18.6 x 12.8 cm on 22.8 x 24.8 cm sheet

'Drawn by Wolfensberger'
Various engravers after [Johann] Wolfensberger.

Wolfensberger, Johann, 1797-1850, painter

Six engravings of ancient Greek and Roman temples and cities, mounted on one sheet

  • 'The Citadel of Mycena.'; 'Drawn by Wolfensberger'; 'Engraved by R. Brandard'; 18.9 x 12.5 cm on 32.7 x 24.5 cm sheet
  • 'Temple of Jupiter, Panhellenius, Aegina.'; 'Drawn by Wolfensberger'; 'Engraved by W. H. Capone'; 18.9 x 12.8 cm on 32.7 x 24.8 cm sheet
  • 'Mesitra, near Sparta, Greece.'; 'Drawn by W. H. Bartlett'; 'Engraved by J. Sands'; 18.3 x 12.6 cm on 32.7 x 24.8 cm sheet
  • 'Duomo of Syracuse, formerly a Temple of Minerva.'; 'Drawn by W. L. Leitch'; 'Engraved by J. Tingle'; 'The London Printing and Publishing Company [... ]'; 18.7 x 12.6 cm on 32.8 x 24.6 cm sheet
  • 'Grecian Temple at Segesta.'; 'Drawn by W. L. Leitch'; 'Engraved by J. Sands'; 18.8 x 12.5 cm on 32.7 x 24.7 cm sheet
  • 'The Temple of Juno Lucina, and Concord, at Girgenti.'; 'Drawn by W. L. Leitch'; 'Engraved by S. Lacey'; 18.8 x 12.5 cm on 32.8 x 24.6 cm sheet

Various artists after Johann Wolfensberger, William Henry Bartlett, and William Leighton Leitch.

Wolfensberger, Johann, 1797-1850, painter