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Perkins, Elizabeth Steele

Elements of drawing and flower painting : in opaque and transparent water-colours / by Mrs. E.E. Perkins ; honored by the especial patronage of Her Royal Highness the Duchess of Kent.

Additional Title(s):

On drawing and flower painting

London : T. Hurst, 65, St. Paul's Church-yard, 1834.
[London] : J. and C. Adlard, printers, Bartholomew Close, [1834]
Physical Description:
xvi, 50, [6] pages, [15] leaves of plates (some folded) : illustrations ; 16 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
ND1400 .P47 1834
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
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Half-title: On drawing and flower painting.
Samples of water color tints in text.
Plate numbers in text refer to lesson numbers.
Bridson, G. Plant, animal & anatomical illustration, C551
Eng. cat. of books, Preliminary volume, p. 442
Publisher's catalog, [4] pages at end.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's original gilt-stamped brown cloth. Plates XII and XIII in colored and uncolored states. Bookseller's label: Sold at The Juvenile Library, 43 Low Sackville Street, Dublin. Presentation inscription: Miss Jane Linott from her afft. aunt July 8th 1834.
Subject Terms:
Botanical illustration -- Great Britain.
Drawing -- Technique.
Painting -- Technique.
Watercolor painting -- 19th century -- Great Britain.
Drawing books.
Hurst, Thomas, publisher.
J. and C. Adlard (Firm), printer.

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