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Creator:
Evelyn, John, 1620-1706.
Title(s):

Sculptura; or, The history and art of chalcography, and engraving in copper: with an ample enumeration of the most renowned masters and their works. To which is annexed, a new manner of engraving, or mezzotinto, communicated by His Highness Prince Rupert to the author of this treatise, John Evelyn ...

Edition:
The 2d ed. Containing some corrections and additions ... and memoirs of the author's life ...
Published/Created:
London, Printed for J. Payne, 1755.
Physical Description:
3 p.l., [iii]-xxxvi, 140 p. front. (port.) 2 plates (1 fold.) 19 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NE1760 E9 1755
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Copyright Status:
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
BAC,RB: The frontispiece is by Thomas Worlidge, after Nanteuil; the fold. plate is a copy by Houston of the original, which was engraved by Prince Rupert, after Spagnoletto.
Subject Terms:
Engraving -- Early works to 1800.
Engraving -- History.
Mezzotint engraving.
Form/Genre:
Extra-illustrated copies (Provenance) -- 18th century.
Contributors:
Rupert, Prince, Count Palatine, 1619-1682.
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