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Wood, John George, 1768–1838

Principles and practice of sketching landscape scenery from nature : systematically arranged, and illustrated by numerous examples, from simple to easy subjects, to the more complicated and difficult combinations of objects : in four parts / by John George Wood.

Third edition.
London : Printed for the author, No. 7, Beaumont Street, Mary-Le-Bone, by E. Howlett and J. Brimmer, 1820.
Physical Description:
iv, 18, 16, 8, 14, [2] p., 16, 16, 16, 16 leaves of plates : ill. ; 36 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NC790 .W66 1820+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Plates in parts I and II dated 1814, parts III and IV, dated 1815
Bridson, G. Plant, animal & anatomical illustrations, p. 70
British Museum. General catalogue of printed books to 1955 (compact edition), v. 27, p. 456
Abbey, J.R. Life in England in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 194
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. Bound in later half leather and marbled boards. Binder's ticket: W. Bennett, Plymouth
Subject Terms:
Bennett, W. -- Binder.
Brimmer, J. -- Printer.
Drawing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Drawing -- Technique.
Howlett, E. -- Printer.
Landscape drawing -- Technique.
Drawing books.
Lihography -- 1820.

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