Record number 07/4800
Author Girault de Prangey, Joseph-Philibert, 1804 - 1892
TitleEssai Sur L'Architecture Des Arabes Et Des Mores, En Espagne, En Sicile, Et En Barbarie, Par Girault De Prangey.
ImprintParis: A. Hauser, Boulevard Des Italiens, 11; Brockhaus Et Avenarius, Rue Richelieu, 60., 1841.
Physical Description[4], xii, 1-208, xxviii, [56], [209-]210 p., 28 pl.; 258 mm. (Quarto.)
Content Format Note[Half-t., t.p.] - [Note] - Atlas. Monuments Arabes Et Moresques De Cordoue, Séville Et Grenade. Liste Des Planches - Introduction - [Text] - [Divisional t.p., 'Appendice'] - [Text] - [Divisional t.p., 'Essai Sur L'Architecture Des Arabes ... Planches - Explication Des Planches'] - [Plates, and explanatory texts] - Table; Liste Des Planches.
Summary NoteTwo plates are printed in color.
Responsibility NoteThe plates are signed as drawn by Girault de Prangey, apart from one signed as drawn by Chapuy and one unsigned by a draughtsman. All are signed as lithographed by Bachelier, Asselineau, Dumouza, Bouillon, Benoist, Peyre, Bulton or Wyld. They carry the printers' imprint of 'Im. Lemercier Benard et C.'

The text printer is named on the verso of the half-title: 'Typographie Lacrampe Et Compagnie, Rue Damiette, 2.'
SubjectArchitecture - Architecture, Arab - Public buildings - Spain - Italy - Sicily - North Africa - History
Art history - France - 19th century
Pictorial works - Lithographs - Chromolithographs - Color printing - France - 19th century
Binding Note19th-century half green morocco, marbled-papered boards; spine lettered 'Prangey - Architecture Des Arabes Et Mores'.
Contributors Girault de Prangey, Joseph-Philibert, 1804 - 1892, draughtsman
Chapuy, Nicolas, 1790 - 1858, draughtsman
Asselineau, Léon-Auguste, 1808 - 1889, lithographer
Benoist, J. L., fl. 1800-1841, lithographer
Wyld, William, fl. ca. 1836 - 1841?, lithographer
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