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Creator:
Prout, Samuel, 1783-1852.
Title:
A series of easy lessons in landscape drawing : contained in forty plates, arranged progressively from the first principles in the chalk manner to the finished landscape colours / by Samuel Prout.
Alternate Title(s):
Easy lessons in landscape drawing
Published/Created:
London : Published by R. Ackermann, 101, Strand; and may be had of all the book and print-sellers in the United Kingdom. Printed by L. Harrison, 373, Strand, 1820.
Physical Description:
4 p., 40 leaves of plates : ill. ; 21 cm. x 27 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NC800 .P78 1820+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Plates dated 1819.
Originally issued, without title or introductory text, in parts, 1 Feb. 1819-1 Nov. 1819 under title: Easy lessons in landscape-drawing.
Plates 33-40 are hand-coloured.
Bicknell, Peter. Gilpin to Ruskin. London : Christie, 198, 23
Archer, 266.1
NSTC, O10557470
Subject Terms:
Ackermann, R. -- Publisher.
Drawing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Drawing -- Technique.
Landscape drawing -- Study and teaching.
Landscape drawing -- Technique.
Watercolor painting -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Watercolor painting -- Technique.
Form/Genre:
Drawing books.
Aquatints -- 1820.
Soft-ground etchings -- 1820.
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1820.
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