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Creator:
Smith, John, fl. 1673-1680.
Title(s):

The art of painting in oyl. Wherein is included each particular circumstance relating to the best and most approved rules for preparing, mixing, and working of oyl colours ...

Edition:
The 5th impression with some alterations, and many matters added ... To which is added, The whole art and mystery of colouring maps, and other prints, with water-colours.
Published/Created:
London, Printed for A. Bettesworth, 1723.
Physical Description:
4 p.., 108, [4] p. 17 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
TT305 A2 S6 1723 Copy 1
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
TT305 A2 S6 1723 Copy 2
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Classification:
Books
Notes:
BAC : British Art Center has 2 copies, which have different head-pieces on the 2d preliminary leaf. Copy 2 has a bookplate of George Baillie.
BAC : Advertisements: [4] p. at end.
BAC : Head- and tail-pieces; initials.
BAC : First published 1676 under title: The art of painting.
Subject Terms:
Paint.
Painting, Industrial.
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