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Revett, Nicholas 1720-1804

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Works: 115 works in 368 publications in 4 languages and 1,826 library holdings
Genres: History 
Roles: Editor, Collaborator, Illustrator, Honoree, Other, Metal-engraver
Classifications: NA280, 722.8
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Most widely held works by Nicholas Revett
The antiqvities of Athens, measvred and delineated by James Stuart ( Book )
140 editions published between 1762 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
James 'Athenian' Stuart and Nicholas Revett??'s monumental Antiquities of Athens was the first accurate survey of ancient Greek architecture ever completed. Based on precise measured drawings done at the sites of the ancient ruins between 1751 and 1754, these books set a new standard for archaeological investigation in the eighteenth century. In doing so, they also transformed our understanding of Greek architecture and???by pointing up differences between Greek and Roman examples??? fundamentally challenged prevailing notions about a universal classical ideal, and fueled the Greek Revival movement that dominated British, European, and American architecture and design for over a century. Originally published in four volumes that appeared between 1762 and 1816, Stuart and Revett??'s masterwork is presented here in its entirety as part of our Classic Reprints series and features a new introduction by scholar Frank Salmon. With its many images of buildings, plans, sculpture, friezes, and decorative objects such as vases, it remains the logical starting point for anyone interested in Athens, Greece, and its influence on the whole history of Western architecture
Antiquities of Ionia by England) Society of Dilettanti (London ( Book )
7 editions published between 1785 and 1821 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Travels in Greece or, an account of a tour made at the expense of the Society of Dilettanti. By Richard Chandler, D.D. by Richard Chandler ( Book )
8 editions published in 1825 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ionian antiqvities by England) Society of Dilettanti (London ( Book )
3 editions published in 1769 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les antiquités d'Athènes by James Stuart ( Book )
6 editions published in 1808 in French and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The antiquities of Athens : and other monuments of Greece by James Stuart ( Book )
3 editions published between 1837 and 1905 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les antiquites d'Athènes, mesurées et dessinées by James Stuart ( Book )
6 editions published in 1822 in French and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les antiquitiés d'Atheǹes et de l'Attique by James Stuart ( Book )
6 editions published between 1812 and 1900 in French and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Antiqvities Of Athens : Measvred And Delineated by James Stuart ( Book )
7 editions published between 1762 and 1968 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ionian antiquities by Richard Chandler ( Book )
14 editions published between 1769 and 1840 in 3 languages and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Antiqvities Of Athens : Measvred And Delineated by James Stuart ( Book )
7 editions published between 1787 and 1968 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Griechische Baukunst : nach J. Stuart und N. Revett: Antiquities of Athens (1762 - 1794) by James Stuart ( Book )
6 editions published in 1922 in German and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Antiqvities Of Athens : Measvred And Delineated by James Stuart ( Book )
6 editions published between 1794 and 1968 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Griechische Baukunst by John Stuart ( Book )
2 editions published in 1922 in German and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stuart und Revett, griechische baukunst; nach J. Stuart u. N. Revett Antiquities of Athens (1762-1794) by James Stuart ( Book )
1 edition published in 1922 in German and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les antiquités d'Athènes, et autres monumens grecs, d'après les mesures de Stuart et Revett : enrichis des nouvelles découvertes by James Stuart ( Book )
3 editions published between 1835 and 1850 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die Alterthümer zu Athen by James Stuart ( Book )
in German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die Alterthümer zu Athen by James Stuart ( Book )
3 editions published between 1826 and 1833 in German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Nicholas Revett
Revett, N.
Revett, N. 1720-1804
Revett, Nich. 1720-1804
Languages
English (191)
German (21)
French (21)
Italian (8)
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