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Burnet, John, 1784–1868

Practical hints on light and shade in painting : illustrated by examples from the Italian, Flemish, and Dutch schools / by John Burnet.

Additional Title(s):

Burnet on light and shade in painting.

Seventh edition.
London : J.& J. Leighton, 1864.
Physical Description:
vi, 45, [1] p., [8] leaves of plates : ill. ; 30 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
ND1135 B8 1864+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Later published as part of a work, by the author, with title: A treatise on painting, in four parts.
Printed by Strangeways and Walden, Printers, 28 Castle St., Leicester Sq.
BAC: Bound in original boards, as issued. Label on front cover: Burnet on light and shade in painting.
BAC: Advertisement for Burnet's Treatise on painting: [1] p. at end.
a Illustrations by John Burnet; after Rembrandt, Van Dyke, Metzu, itian, G. Dow, Correggio, P. Nolpe, Culp, P. Potter, A. Vandivelde, Claude, Jstade, Hondekooter, Wouvermans, Teniers, and Frank Hals.
Subject Terms:
Etching -- Specimens -- 1864.
Leighton, J. & J. -- Publisher.
Shades and shadows.
Strangeways and Walden -- Printer.
Van Dyck, Anthony, 1599-1641, ill.
Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn, 1606-1669, ill.
Metsu, Gabriel, 1629-1667.
Titian, approximately 1488-1576, ill.
Dou, Gerard, 1613-1675, ill.
Correggio, 1489?-1534, ill.
Nolpe, Pieter, b. 1601, ill.
Cuyp, Aelbert, 1620-1691, ill.
Potter, Paulus, 1625-1654, ill.
Vandivelde, A., ill.
Lorrain, Claude, 1600-1682, ill.
Ostade, Adriaen van, 1610-1685, ill.
Hondekooter, ill.
Wouvermans, ill.
Teniers, David, 1610-1690, ill.
Hals, Frank, ill.
Burnet, John, 1784-1868, engraver.

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