Record number 07/3118
Author Falkener, Edward, 1814 - 1896
TitleEphesus, And The Temple Of Diana. By Edward Falkener. [Epigraph]
ImprintLondon:: Day & Son, Gate Street, Lincoln's-Inn Fields, Lithographers To The Queen., 1862.
Physical Descriptionxiv, [2], 346, [6] p., [24] pl. (some dble., one fold. in pocket); 251 mm. (Quarto).
Content Format Note[Half-t., t.p.] - Preface - [Contents] - List Of Plates - [Text and plates] - [Colophon] - [Publishers' advertisements] - [Folding map in pocket].
Summary NoteSeveral plates carry the date of 1845.

The plates are chiefly maps and plans of the ancient city and temple, but include some views and restorations, and details of a mosque.
Responsibility NoteMost plates are signed by 'E.F.'; one is signed as 'From Laborde', one 'From Pococke'. Some are signed as lithographed by T. Picken.

All carry the imprint of the lithographic printers, Day & Son.

The text printers are named in the colophon: 'London: Cox And Wyman, Printers, Great Queen Street, Lincoln's-Inn Fields.'
SubjectGoddesses - Religion, Greek - Iconography
Cities - Architecture - Temples - Sculpture, Greek - Statues, Greek - Antiquities - Turkey - Ephesus - Temple of Diana - History
Art history - Archaeology - Maps - Plans - Great Britain - 19th century
Pictorial works - Lithographs - Great Britain - 19th century
Name as Subject Artemis (Greek deity)
Diana (Roman deity)
Binding Note19th-century brown cloth-covered boards, upper and lower covers decorated in gilt and in blind; gilt-decorated spine, lettered 'Ephesus And The Temple Of Diana. Falkener. London·Day & Son.'
ProvenanceA preliminary leaf is inscribed in ink, 'The Library of the Royal Academy of Arts Presented by the Author'. See RA Annual Report for 1862, p. 24. Gift acknowledged RA Council, XII, 92.
Contributors Falkener, Edward, 1814 - 1896, draughtsman, previous owner, donor
Picken, Thomas, fl. 1851 - 1879, lithographer
Day and Son. publisher. lithographic printer
Cox and Wyman (London). printer
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