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Pyne, George, 1800?-1884

A rudimentary and practical treatise on perspective for beginners : simplified for the use of juvenile students and amateurs in architecture, painting, etc. : also adapted for schools and private instructors / by George Pyne, artist ; eighty-six illustrations.

Additional Title(s):

Rudimentary and practical treatise on perspective, for the use of beginners

Perspective for students

Fifth edition, revised and enlarged.
London : John Weale, 59, High Holborn, 1857.
Physical Description:
v, [3], 165, [3] p., XIII leaves of plates ([6] folded) : ill. ; 18 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NC750 .P96 1857
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Cover title, on printed label: Rudimentary and practical treatise on perspective, for the use of beginners
Running title: Perspective for students.
Engravings by J.W. Lowry; after George Pyne.
Edition statement transposed; precedes author's name on title page.
"London: Bradbury and Evans, printers, Whitefriars."--T.p. verso.
NSTC, 2P30129
Publisher's advertisements: [2] p. at end.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in blind-stamped red flexible boards. Label mounted on cover.
Subject Terms:
Bradbury and Evans -- Printer.
Drawing -- 19th century -- Great Britain.
Drawing books -- Specimens.
Etching -- Specimens -- 1857.
Perspective -- Study and teaching.
Weale, John -- Publisher.
Woodcut -- Specimens -- 1857.
Lowry, Joseph Wilson, 1803-1879, engraver.
Pyne, George, 1800?-1884, ill.

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