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Creator:
Gautier de Montdorge, Antoine, 1701-1768.
Title:
L'art d'imprimer les tableaux. Traité d'après les écrits, les opérations & les instructions verbales, de J. C. Le Blon.
Published/Created:
Paris, P. G. Le Mercier [etc.] 1756.
Physical Description:
xi, vi, [2], [xiii]-xxv, [26]-180, [4] p. 3 fold pl. (1 col.) 20 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NE1855 G3
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NE1855 G3 Copy 2
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NE1855 G3 Copy 3
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Friedman, J. Color printing in England, 1486-1870, 13
Selected exhibitions: "Color Printing in England, 1486-1870" (Yale Center for British Art, 20 April-25 June, 1978).
BAC : British Art Center has 3 copies. Copy 1 is in original wrappers; printed leaves from an unidentified work serve as paste-downs. In copies 1 and 2 the "Tables des titres," the "Tables des articles" and the "Approbation" appear at the end, following the "Privilege;" in copy 3, this material is bound at the beginning, following the "Préface de l'éditeur." Copy 3 has the stamp of a Jesuitic order on the t.-p.
BAC : Second plate engraved by P.F. Tardieu after J. Robert.
BAC : Head- and tail-pieces.
"Approbation" (p. [vii]) signed: Duhamel du Monceau, Gaultier de Montdorge.
"L'harmonie du coloris dans la peinture, réduite en pratique méchanique, & à des régles sures & faciles, par J. C. Le Blon. Nouvelle édition": p. [xiii]-xxv, [26]-71; text in English and French.
"Opérations nécessaires pour graver et imprimer des estampes à l'imitation de la peinture, selon le systême de J. C. Le Blon" p. [73]-134.
Exhibition History:
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Color Printing in England, 1486-1870 (Yale Center for British Art, April 20, 1978-June 25, 1978)

Subject Terms:
Color prints.
Contributors:
Le Blon, J. C., 1667-1741.
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