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Burnet, John, 1784–1868

An essay on the education of the eye with reference to painting : illustrated by copper plates and wood cuts / by John Burnet.

Additional Title(s):

Burnet on the education of the eye.

London : James Carpenter, 1837.
Physical Description:
viii, [4], 73 p., [8] leaves of plates : ill. ; 29 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
ND1135 B86 1837+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Also published as part of his Treatise on painting.
Printed by C. Whittingham, Chiswick.
Plates are numbered: 1-4, 4*, 5-7.
BAC: Bound in gold- stamped maroon morroco. Stamped on front cover: Awarded to Gent. Cadet William A. Frankland, for proficiency in landscape drawing. R.M. Academy, Dec., 1852.
BAC: Spine title: Burnet on the education of the eye.
Illustrations by John Burnet; after Masaccio, Raphael, Reynolds.
Subject Terms:
Carpenter, James -- Publisher.
Etching -- Specimens -- 1837.
Frankland, William A., Cadet -- Pres. from R.M. Academy, Dec., 1852.
Painting -- Study and teaching.
Royal Military Academy, Woolwich -- Pres. to Cadet William A. Frankland, Dec., 1852.
Whittingham, C. -- Printer.
Masaccio, 1401-1428?, ill.
Raphael, 1483-1520, ill.
Reynolds, Joshua, Sir, 1723-1792, ill.
Burnet, John, 1784-1868, engraver.

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