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Francia, François Louis Thomas, 1772-1839.

A series of progressive lessons, intended to elucidate the art of flower painting in water colours.

Additional Title(s):

Essay on flowers

London : Printed by Whittingham and Rowland, Goswell-Street. Published by T. Clay, No. 18, Ludgate-Hill, 1815.
Physical Description:
32 p., [12] leaves of plates : ill. ; 28 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
ND2300 .F73 1815+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Attrbuted to François Louis Thomas Francia. Cf. Bridson.
Bridson, G. Plant, animal & anatomical illustration, 449
Abbey, J.R. Life in England in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 92
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. Bound in contemporary red half roan and green boards.
Subject Terms:
Botanical illustration -- 19th century -- Great Britain.
Clay, T. -- Publisher.
Flowers in art -- 19th century -- Great Britain.
Watercolor painting -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Watercolor painting -- Technique.
Whittingham and Rowland -- Printer.
Handbooks and manuals.
Drawing books.
Aquatints -- 1815
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1815
Drawing books.

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