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The Industrial Arts of the Nineteenth Century. A Series of Illustrations of the Choicest Specimens Produced by Every Nation at the Great Exhibition of Works of Industry, 1851
1853

Medium
books: lithographs, letterpress, 334 pages, leather cover with gold embossing, stitched binding
Measurements
(1) 48.1 × 32.5 cm (page) 49.3 × 33.5 × 4.1 cm (closed) 49.3 × 66.0 × 3.3 cm (open)
(2) 48.0 × 33.0 cm (page) 49.3 × 33.3 × 4.1 cm (closed) 49.3 × 66.6 × 3.6 cm (open)
Place/s of Execution
London, England
Inscription
(1) printed in ink on title page u.c.: THE INDUSTRIAL ARTS / OF / THE NINETEENTH CENTURY. / A SERIES OF ILLUSTRATIONS / OF THE / CHOICEST SPECIMENS PRODUCED BY EVERY NATION / AT THE / GREAT EXHIBITION OF WORKS OF INDUSTRY, 1851. / DEDICATED, BY PERMISSION, TO HIS ROYAL HIGHNESS THE PRINCE ALBERT. / BY M. DIGBY WYATT, ARCHITECT.
printed in ink l.c.: LONDON: / PUBLISHED BY DAY AND SON, LITHOGRAPHERS TO THE QUEEN. / MDCCCLI
printed in ink on page 4 l.c.: LONDON. PUBLISHED MARCH 15TH 1853. ( . under TH)
(2) printed in ink on title page u.c.: THE / INDUSTRIAL ARTS / OF THE / NINETEENTH CENTURY / AT THE / GREAT·EXHIBITION / MDCCCLI / M·DIGBY·WYATT / VOL II / DAY AND SON / LITHOGRAPHERS TO THE QUEEN
printed in ink on title page l.c.: F. BEDFORD.DEL.ET LITH.
printed in ink on title page l.c.: LONDON, PUBLISHED MARCH 15th 1853
Accession Number
2012.440.1-2
Department
International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
The Dr Robert Wilson Collection. Gift of Dr Robert Wilson, 2012
Gallery location
Not on display

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