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Title(s):

The art of drawing in perspective : wherein the doctrine of perspective is clearly and concisely treated of ... : illustrated with variety of copper-plate figures : to which are annexed the art of painting upon glass ... : to which is added a method of casting amber in any form whatever.

Edition:
Fourth edition.
Published/Created:
London : G. Keith, 1777.
Physical Description:
92 p., [1] folded leaf of plates : ill. ; 20 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NC730 A73 1777
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
BAC: In original wrappers, as issued.
Illustrations by T[homas] Bowen.
Subject Terms:
Amber.
Drawing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Drawing -- Technique.
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1777.
Glass painting and staining -- Early works to 1800.
Keith, G. -- Publisher.
Perspective -- Early works to 1800.
Perspective.
Form/Genre:
Handbooks and manuals.
Contributors:
Bowen, Thomas, engraver.
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