Bacon's "Excelsior" drawing cards : freehand for Standards VI-VIII / by Frank Steeley & Bernard H. Trotman ...
- Additional Title(s):
Caption title on each card: Bacon's Excelsior first grade drawing cards
- [London] : G.W. Bacon & Co., Ltd., [1893?]
- Physical Description:
- 36 cards : illustrations ; each 19 x 14 cm, in slipcase 20 x 15 cm
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsNC615 .S743 1893Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon FundView by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
- The Publishers' circular for March 18, 1893 (no. 1394) includes a review of cards for standards I and II in this series.
Title and imprint from printed label on publisher's original slipcase.
BAC: British Art Center copy imperfect: lacks cards 3, 6, 14, 17, 25, and 27. In original cloth slipcase with printed title label.
Collection of line illustrations of various shapes (many botanical in nature) designed to teach freehand drawing. Cards show preliminary stages leading to the finished design.
- Subject Terms:
- Drawing -- Technique.
- Drawing books.
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