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Title(s):

The Art of drawing and painting in water-colours. Whereby a stranger to those arts may be immediately render'd capable of delineating any view or prospect with the utmost exactness ... With instructions for making transparent colours of every sort; partly from some curious personages in Holland, France, and Italy; but chiefly from a manuscript of the great Mr. Boyle ...

Published/Created:
London, Printed for J. Peele, 1731.
Physical Description:
3 p.., 64 p. 19 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NC650 A7
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
BAC : Head- and tail-pieces; initials.
The Boyle ms. is called into question in: Harley, R.D. Artists' pigments c. 1600-1835. New York, 1970, p. 21.
Subject Terms:
Drawing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Drawing -- Technique.
Pigments.
Watercolor painting -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Watercolor painting -- Technique.
Form/Genre:
Drawing books.
Handbooks and manuals.
Contributors:
Boyle, Robert, 1627-1691.
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