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Laurent de Lara, D. (David)

Elementary instruction in the art of illuminating and missal painting on vellum : a guide to modern illuminators. With illustrations in outline as copies for the student / by D. Laurent de Lara (illuminating artist to the Queen.)

Additional Title(s):

Lt. de Lara's instruction in illuminating

Instruction in illuminating

Seventh edition, with considerable enlargements and additions.
London : Longman, Green, Longman, Roberts, and Green, Paternoster Row. And all Booksellers, [1863?]
Physical Description:
[4], 97, [9] p., [4], 8 leaves of plates : ill. ; 19 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
ND3310 .L38 1863
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Articles & Chapters
Cover title: Lt. de Lara's instruction in illuminating.
Printed by J. Werthheimer and Co., Circus Place, Finsbury Circus.
Dedication dated 1863.
Four color plates printed in gold and colors.
Title-vignette (author's monogram); head- and tail pieces, illuminated initials.
NSTC, 2D8156
Publisher's advertisements: [3] preliminary pages, p. 89-[98], and [9] pages at end.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's gold- and blind-stamped blue textured cloth.
Subject Terms:
Illumination of books and manuscripts -- Technique.
J. Wertheimer and Co. -- Printer.
Longman, Green, Longman, Roberts, and Green -- Publisher.
Chromolithographs -- [1863?]

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