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Title(s):

The artist's assistant; or School of science; forming a practical introduction to the polite arts: in painting, drawing, designing, perspective, engraving, colouring, &c., with ample directions for japanning, enamelling, gilding, silvering, lacquering, &c. and a valuable selection of miscellaneous secrets.

Published/Created:
Birmingham, Printed for the proprietors, by Swinney & Hawkins, and sold by G.G. & J. Robinson, London, 1801.
Physical Description:
xvi, 307 p. plates. 23 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N7430 A7 1801 copy 1
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
N7430 A7 1801 copy 2
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Copyright Status:
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
BAC : British Art Center has 2 copies.
BAC : One plate after C. Le Brun.
BAC : Earlier editions published under title: The artist's assistant, in the study and practice of mechanical sciences.
Bookplate of Howard C. Levis.
Subject Terms:
Art -- Technique.
Recipes.
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