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Creator:
Hayter, Charles, 1761-1835.
Title:
An introduction to perspective : practical geometry, drawing and painting : a new and perfect explanation of the mixture of colours : with practical directions for miniature, crayon, and oil painting ... / by Charles Hayter.
Alternate Title(s):
Perspective, practical geometry, drawing and painting.
Edition:
Sixth edition.
Published/Created:
London : Samuel Bagster and Sons ..., 1845.
Physical Description:
xiv, [2], 276 p., [8] leaves of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NC750 H48 1845
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Half-title: Perspective, practical geometry, drawing and painting.
First published 1813, with variant sub-title. Fifth edition, 1832, first uses sub-title form above. Cf. NUC, BM.
Titlepage in red and black, title-vignette.
The five colored plates drawn were lithographed by Owen Jones. Cf. p. xiv.
BAC: Bound in blind- stamped green publisher's binding.
Printed by J. Wertheimer and Co., Circus Place, Finsbury Circus.
Frontispiece engraved by J.W. Cook; after J. Hayter.
Subject Terms:
Color -- Study and teaching.
Drawing -- Study and teaching.
J. Wertheimer and Co. -- Printer
Painting -- Study and teaching.
Perspective.
Samuel Bagster and Sons -- Publisher.
Form/Genre:
Soft-ground etchings -- 1845.
Lithographs -- Hand-colored -- 1845.
Contributors:
Jones, Owen, 1809-1874, engraver.
Cook, John William, engraver.
Hayter, John, 1800-1895, ill.
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