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The artist's repository and drawing magazine : exhibiting the principles of the polite arts in their various branches.
London : Published by C. Taylor, [1788?].
Physical Description:
2 v. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N1 .A835 1788
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Edited by Charles Taylor.
English short title catalogue, T219856
Originally published in parts, and collected with an engraved t.p. in red. With a sectional title introducing the main text: 'Heads of lectures on the polite arts, by Francis Fitzgerald [i.e. Charles Taylor], ... The first series'. Each part was issued in a number of editions, indicated in the direction line; this collection contains parts of the fourth and fifth editions. The preface refers to the "fifth edition of this part [i.e. part 1]".
Added engraved t.p. in v. 1.
BAC: Publisher's advertisements in v. 1.
Subject Terms:
Art -- Periodicals.
Engraving -- Specimens -- [1788?].
Etching -- Specimens -- [1788?].
Taylor, C. -- Publisher.
Aquatints -- [1788?].
Taylor, C. (Charles), 1756-1823.

  • v.1. Heads of lectures on the polite arts. The first series.
  • v.2. Lectures on the polite arts. The second series.

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