A practical treatise of perspective, on the principles of Dr. Brook Taylor / by Edward Edwards, associate and teacher of perspective in the Royal Academy.
- London : Printed by Luke Hansard, for Leigh, Sotheby and Son, York-Street, Covent-Garden, 1803.
- Physical Description:
- xii, 316,  p., , XL leaves of plates : ill. ; 27 cm.
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsNC750 .E39 1803 + OversizeYale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionView by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
- Includes index.
Errata: p.  at end.
List of those publications on perspective, to which references have been made in the foregoing treatise; arranged in the order they were published: p. 315-316.
British Architectural Library identifies a second state of the frontispiece in which the plate has been retouched with a burin and signed 'R. Duppa perfecit'.
British Architectural Library. Early printed books, 1478-1840 964
BAC: British Art Center copy's frontispiece is second state as described in British Architectural Library.
- Subject Terms:
- Drawing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.Drawing -- Technique.Engraving -- Specimens -- 1803.Hansard, Luke -- Printer.Leigh, Sotheby and Son -- Publisher.Perspective.
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Edwards, Edward, 1738-1806, A practical treatise of perspective, on the principles of Dr. Brook Taylor , 1803
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