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Gandon, James 1742-1823

Overview
Works: 56 works in 109 publications in 3 languages and 1,215 library holdings
Genres: Designs and plans  Biography  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: NA961, 720.94
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Vitruvius britannicus, or, The British architect by Colen Campbell( Book )

32 editions published between 1715 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Gandon and his times by Hugo Duffy( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vitruvius britannicus by Colen Campbell( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Baroque excesses of the early eighteenth century inspired a rebellion among a consortium of British architects and their patrons. Taking their cue from the Renaissance works of Andrea Palladio, these Neo-Palladians returned the direction of British architecture toward classical principles. The Vitruvius Britannicus (British Vitruvius) reflects their vision, offering magnificent copperplate engravings of great English country houses and public buildings. The sequel to Dover's first edition of Vitruvius Britannicus, this volume comprises three folios, originally published between 1739 and 1771. More than one hundred plates depict facades, ground plans, exterior elevations, and perspective views of grand buildings, including royal palaces at Richmond, Kensington, and Hampton Court as well as country homes and gardens throughout England and Scotland. The Neo-Palladian works featured in this volume and its predecessor continue to influence architects and designers. Handsome and modestly priced, this new edition of an architectural classic is an essential complement to any design library
A collection of antique and modern ornaments by James Gandon( Book )

5 editions published in 1778 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vitruvius Britannicus or the British architect by Colen Campbell( Book )

2 editions published between 1767 and 1771 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of frizes, capitals and grotesque ornaments some of which are copies from antique fragments and the buildings of eminent modern architects by James Gandon( Book )

2 editions published in 1778 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays. [On the progress of architecture in Ireland. Hints for erecting testimonials.] by James Gandon( )

in Undetermined and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vitruvius Britannicus, or the British architect, containing plans, elevations, and sections, of the regular buildings both public and private in Great Britain ... by John Woolfe( Book )

4 editions published between 1767 and 1771 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six designs of frizes by James Gandon( Book )

1 edition published in 1767 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Life of James Gandon, Esq., M.R.I.A., F.R.S., etc., architect : with original notices of contemporary artists, and fragments of essays( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

THE TOWN HALL AT BATH. by James Gandon( Visual )

1 edition published in 1779 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

View of a street with carriage outside the White Lion Inn and Tavern at left beside the town hall with columned portico, surmounted by statue of justice, shops facing on right cast shadow over the street in which figures walk, including two women with a parasol, a man on horseback and a sedan chair; the cathedral at end of street behind houses
The life of James Gandon, Esq., with original notices of contemporary artists, and fragments of essays by James Gandon( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Vitruvius britannicus
Alternative Names
James Gandon

James Gandon architecte

James Gandon architetto irlandese

James Gandon britischer Architekt

James Gandon britisk arkitekt

James Gandon Brits architect (1742-1823)

James Gandon brittisk arkitekt

Гэндон, Джеймс

Languages
English (74)

Latin (1)

French (1)

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