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Junius, Franciscus, 1589-1677.

The painting of the ancients, in three bookes: declaring by historicall observations and examples, the beginning, progresse, and consvmmation of that most noble art. And how those ancient artificers attained to their still so much admired excellencie. Written first in Latine by Franciscus Junius, F. f. and now by him Englished, with some additions and alterations.

Additional Title(s):

De pictura veterum. English

London, Printed by R. Hodgkinsonne; and to be sold by D. Frere, 1638.
Physical Description:
4 p.., 355 p. 19 x 15 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
ND70 J8
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
BAC : Head pieces, tail piece, initials.
BAC : Errors in pagination: page 174 misnumbered 175 and vice versa.
BAC : STC 7302.
BAC : Signatures: A-2Y⁴2Z².
BAC : Translation of: De pictura veterum.
1st Latin edition, Amsterdam, 1637.
Subject Terms:
Painting -- Early works to 1800.
Painting, Ancient.

The Line of Beauty : British Drawings and Watercolors of the Eighteenth Century (Yale Center for British Art, 2001-05-19 - 2001-08-05) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition]

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