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Murray, Henry, F.S.A.
The art of painting and drawing in coloured crayons : being a course of instruction for the execution of portraiture and landscape / by Henry Murray, F.S.A.
London, England : Winsor & Newton, Limited, Rathbone Place, [between 1906 and 1916]
London : Printed by William Clowes and Sons ...
Physical Description:
60, 64 pages ; 19 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NC855 .M87 1901
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Printer's statement from verso of title page.
The title page of the catalogue (64 pages) records Winsor & Newton's New York establishment as "298, Broadway." The firm was active at this address from 1906 to 1916. See: British artists' suppliers, 1650-1950.
"Winsor & Newton's catalogue of colours and materials for oil and water colour painting, pencil, chalk and architectural drawing &c."--64 pages, 2nd count. Includes numerous wood-engraved illustrations.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's original yellow limp cloth. "Twenty-sixth thousand."--Title page.
Subject Terms:
Artists' materials -- Catalogs.
Color drawing -- Technique.
Crayon drawing -- Technique.
Drawing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Drawing -- Technique.
Drawing materials -- Catalogs.
Drawing books.
Handbooks and manuals.
Manufacturers' catalogs.
Wood engravings -- 1906-1916.
Winsor & Newton, publisher.
Winsor & Newton. Winsor & Newton's catalogue of colours and materials for oil and water colour painting, pencil, chalk and architectural drawing &c.
William Clowes and Sons, printer.

  • Drawing in coloured crayons
  • The composition of pastels
  • Colouring matters
  • Bases
  • Mucilages
  • Colours
  • The preparation of the colours
  • The preparation of crayons
  • Bases and primitives
  • Tints and tones
  • Papers
  • The method of working in coloured crayons
  • Colour, and the composition of tints
  • Draperies, backgrounds, &c.
  • Vellum
  • Colouring on vellum
  • Landscape painting in crayons
  • The paper
  • The sketch and execution
  • To fix crayon drawings
  • Fixing by transudation
  • Fixing by immersion
  • Fixing by aspersion
  • Fixing by steam.

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