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Creator:
Prout, Samuel, 1783-1852.
Title:
Hints on light and shadow, composition, etc. : as applicable to landscape painting / illustrated by examples by Samuel Prout.
Published/Created:
London : Published by Ackermann and Co., 96, Strand, 1838.
Physical Description:
[4], 16, [36] p., 20 leaves of plates : ill. ; 38 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
ND1342 .P76 1838+ Copy 1 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: As a COVID-19 precaution, the Study Room is closed until further notice.


Rare Books and Manuscripts
ND1342 .P76 1838+ Copy 2 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: As a COVID-19 precaution, the Study Room is closed until further notice.


Rare Books and Manuscripts
ND1342 .P76 1838+ Copy 3 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: As a COVID-19 precaution, the Study Room is closed until further notice.

Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Plates 1-16 have descriptive text on facing page.
Abbey, J.R. Life, 176
Bicknell, P. Gilpin to Ruskin, 24
BAC: British Art Center has 3 copies. Copy 1 is the Abbey copy. Bound in publisher's original maroon half calf and gilt-stamped maroon cloth. Booksellers' label: H. & C. Treacher, booksellers, publishers & stationers, 1 North St. and 44 East St., Brighton. Copy 2 with the armorial bookplate of Charles Francis Barkley. Inscribed: "Mrs. Charles F. Barkley to her dear granddaughter Annie Murray Deme March 1882." Copy 3 with the bookplate of Charles Paget. Copies 2 and 3 similarly bound in publisher's gilt-stamped maroon cloth.
Subject Terms:
Ackermann and Co. -- Publisher.
Barkley, Charles Francis -- Bookplate.
Barkley, Charles Francis, Mrs. -- Pres. insc. to her granddaughter, Anna Murray Deme, March, 1882.
Deme, Anna Murray -- Pres. insc. from her grandmother Mrs. Charles Francis Barkley, March, 1882.
Drawing books -- Specimens.
H. & C. Treacher -- Bookseller.
Landscape painting -- Study and teaching.
Paget, Charles -- Bookplate.
Painting -- Study and teaching.
Painting -- Technique.
Perspective -- Technique.
Shades and shadows.
Form/Genre:
Drawing books -- England -- London -- 1838.
Armorial Bookplates (Provenance)
Lithographs -- 1838.
Contributors:
Ackermann and Co. publisher.
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