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Petty's standard drawing book.
Leeds : J.W. Bean & Son, [approximately 1891]
Physical Description:
13 volumes : illustrations ; 22 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NC670 .P48 1891 Box
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Cover title.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's original blue paper wrappers. British Art Center copy imperfect: St. VI. No. 9 only: Standard 6. Freehand. 24 pages of outline drawings, a few colored in. Publisher's advertisements on back cover.
Subject Terms:
Drawing books.
Drawing books.
J.W. Bean & Son -- Publisher.
Drawing books.
Publisher's advertisements.

  • No. 0. Infant's drawing book
  • St. I. & II., no. 1. Lines, angles, parallels and simple right-lined forms. Freehand and with the ruler
  • St. III., no. 2-3. Simple geometrical figures to be drawn freehand and with the ruler. Freehand drawing
  • St. IV., no. 4-5. Freehand drawing. Simple scales and drawing to scale
  • St. V., no. 6-7. Geometrical figures with instruments and to scale. Freehand drawing
  • St. VI., no. 8-10. Plans and elevations. Freehand drawing. Plans and elevations with sections
  • St. VII., no. 9, 11-12. Freehand drawing. Geometrical drawing (advanced). Plans and elevations of rectangular and circular solids, with sections.

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