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Creator:
Dubreuil, Jean, 1602-1670.
Title(s):

Perspective practical, or, A plain and easie method of true and lively representing all things to the eye at a distance, by the exact rules of art ... / by a religious person of the Society of Jesus, a Parisien ; faithfully translated out of French, and illustrated with 150 copper cuts ; set forth in English by Robert Pricke for the lovers of art.

Additional Title(s):

Perspective practical

Plain and easie method of true and lively representing all things to the eye at a distance

Perspective pratique. English.

Published/Created:
London : Printed by H. Lloyd, and sold by Robert Pricke at his shop over against the Cross Keys in White-Cross-Street, and likewise at the Goden Lyon in NW Cheapside in Moor-fields near Bethlehem, 1672.
Physical Description:
[15], 150, 150, [6] p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NC749 D9 1672
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Translation of: Dubreuil, Jean. Perspective pratique.
Opposite pages bear duplicate numbering, with letterpress text on versos, engraved illustrations on rectos.
Divided into 5 parts, each part with special half-title, not included in paging.
T.p. printed in red and black.
Wing D2411
ESTC R1804
British Architectural Library. Early printed books, 922
Harris, E. British architectural books and writers, p. 379
BAC: British Art Center copy contains ms. notes.
Subject Terms:
Cuff, Thomas -- Bookplate.
Drawing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Drawing -- Technique.
Lloyd, H. -- Printer.
Perspective -- Early works to 1800.
Form/Genre:
Drawing books.
Handbooks and manuals.
Engravings -- 1672.
Contributors:
Pricke, Robert, tr.
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