<< YCBA Home Yale Center for British Art Yale Center for British Art << YCBA Home

YCBA Collections Search

IIIF Actions
Davis, G. W

The child's own drawing-book, or, Easy and progressive steps to drawing in animals, landscapes, flowers, shipping, the human figure, &c. in 14 books / drawn on stone by G.W. Davis.

Additional Title(s):

Four well finished views.

Second edition.
London : Printed and published by D. Carvalho, [1830?].
Physical Description:
[4] leaves : chiefly ill. ; 18 x 22 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NC780 D3 1830z
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
View by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: The Study Room is open by appointment. Please visit the Study Room page on our website for more details.

Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Cover title.
At foot of cover : Price six pence.
BAC: British Art Center copy is no. 14. Written in ink on cover.
Advertisement for 'Infants own book' on back cover.
Title of each volume in the series given on cover.
Title of no. 14: Four well finished views.
Engraved throughout.
BAC: In original wrappers; stitched, as issued.
Subject Terms:
Carvalho, D. -- Publisher.
Drawing -- 19th century -- Great Britain.
Drawing books -- Specimens.
Lithography -- Specimens -- [1830?].

If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.