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Title(s):

The compleat drawing-book : containing many and curious specimens ... : with outlines to each plate ... : the whole neatly engrav'd on one hundred and thirteen copper plates, from Le Clerc, Le Brun, Berghem, Barlow, Chatelin, ... : to which are annexed proper instructions to youth ...

Edition:
Second edition : with the addition of twenty new landskips [sic], views, and ruins.
Published/Created:
London : Printed for, and sold by Robert Sayer ..., 1757.
Physical Description:
[1], 8, [1] p., [100], [20] leaves of plates (some folded) : ill. ; 24 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NC735 C65 1757
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Bridson E86.
ESTC T165516.
T.p. printed in red and black.
Publisher's advertisement: p. 7-8.
Subject Terms:
Drawing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Drawing -- Technique.
Sayer, Robert -- Publisher.
Form/Genre:
Drawing books.
Engravings -- 1757.
Engravings -- Hnand-colored -- 1757.
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