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Perkins, Elizabeth Steele, author.

Elements of drawing and flower painting : in opaque and transparent water-colours / by Mrs. E.E. Perkins ; honored by the especial patronage of Her Royal Highness the Duchess of Kent.

Additional Title(s):

On drawing and flower painting

Second edition.
London : T. Hurst, 65, St. Paul's Church-yard, 1835.
[London] : Printed by J. and C. Adlard, Bartholomew Close, [1835]
Physical Description:
xvi, [1], 18-66, [6] pages, [14] leaves of plates (some folded) : illustrations ; 15 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
ND1400 .P47 1835
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
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Half-title: On drawing and flower painting.
Samples of water color tints in text.
Plate numbers in text refer to lesson numbers.
Publisher's catalog, [6] pages at end.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's original gilt-stamped beige cloth.Plate XII unnumbered and in colored state only. Plate XIII in colored and uncolored states. Autograph: S.H. Bemis.
Subject Terms:
Bemis, S. A. -- Autograph.
Botanical illustration -- Great Britain.
Drawing -- Technique.
Painting -- Technique.
Watercolor painting -- 19th century -- Great Britain.
Lithographs -- 1835.
Lithographs -- Hand-colored -- 1835.
Drawing books.
Hurst, Thomas, publisher.
J. and C. Adlard (Firm), printer.

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