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Creator:
Faithorne, William, 1616-1691.
Title(s):

The art of graveing, and etching, wherein is exprest the true way of graueing in copper. allso the manner & method of that famous Callot, & Mr. Bosse. in their seuerall ways of etching.

Published/Created:
[London] Pvblished by Willm. Faithorne. And sold at his shop next to ye. Signe of ye. Drake, without Temple Barr, 1662.
Physical Description:
5 p.., 48 p. 10 plates. 17 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NE1760 F3 Copy 1
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
NE1760 E9 Copy 2
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Undetermined
Classification:
Books
Notes:
BAC : Wing, F294.
BAC : British Art Center has 2 copies. Copy 2 is bound with copy 1 of: Evelyn, John. Sculptura. London, 1662 (call no.: NE1760.E9 copy 1).
BAC : A translation of part of A. Bosse's Traité des manières de graver en taille douce sur lairraine.--Cf. Levis, H.C. A descriptive bibliography of the most important books in the English language relating to the art & history of engraving. [Folkestone, 1974], p. 21.
Signatures: A4, B-D8.
First edition.
Engraved t.-p., title within a frame; plates engraved by the author.
Bound in maroon levant morocco, gilt and blind tooled, gilt edges.
"Ex libris Robert Hoe."
Subject Terms:
Bosse, Abraham, 1602-1676.
Callot, Jacques, 1592-1635.
Engraving -- Early works to 1800.
Engraving -- Technique.
Etching -- Technique.
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