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Title(s):

Bowles's Artist's assistant in drawing, perspective, etching, engraving, mezzotinto-scraping, painting on glass, in crayons, and in water-colours, and on silk or satin ... Methodically digested, and adapted to the capacities of young beginners. By the author of Bowles's Art of painting in water-colours.

Edition:
7th ed., corr. and greatly improved with additions.
Published/Created:
London, Printed for and sold by C. Bowles, 1787.
Physical Description:
64 p. (p. 58-64 advertisements) plates. 18 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N7430 A73 1787 copy 1
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
N7430 A73 1787 copy 2
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Copyright Status:
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
BAC : British Art Center has two copies. The imprint date of copy 2 has been erased. Copy 2 is a presentation copy from Mrs. William Venning to Mary Anne Venning.
BAC : Advertisements: p. [viii], and p. 58-64.
Imprint date erased and restored in ink.
Ascribed to Carington Bowles in Brit. Mus. Cat.
Bookplate of Howard C. Levis.
Subject Terms:
Art -- Technique.
Contributors:
Bowles, Carington, 1724-1793.
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