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Creator:
Humble, Stephen, author.
Title(s):

An introduction to the study of perspective : elucidated by easy and familiar examples in question and answer : so as to enable the student of drawing, to apply the principles of the science with facility, to sketching from nature / by Stephen Humble ; teacher of drawing and painting, Edinburgh ; illustrated with seventeen copperplates.

Additional Title(s):

Humble's introduction to perspective.

Introduction to perspective.

Published/Created:
Edinburgh : Alexander Hill, 50, Princes Street, bookseller to the Scottish Academy of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture, and R. Ackermann, Strand, London, 1831.
Edinburgh : Printed by James Colston, East Rose Street, Hanover Street, [1831]
Physical Description:
27, [1] p., 17 leaves of plates : illustrations ; 29 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NC750 .H86 1831+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Cover title, on publisher's printed label: Humble's introduction to perspective.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's original quarter green cloth and paper covered boards, with printed title label on front cover.
Subject Terms:
Colston, James -- Printer.
Drawing -- 19th century -- Great Britain.
Drawing -- Study and teaching.
Drawing books -- Specimens.
Hill, Alexander -- Publisher.
Perspective -- Study and teaching.
Form/Genre:
Drawing books.
Engravings -- 1831.
Contributors:
Ackermann, Rudolph, 1764-1834, publisher.
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