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Creator:
Shaw, Henry, 1800-1889.
Title(s):

A handbook of the art of illumination, as practised during the middle ages. With a description of the metals, pigments, and processes employed by the artists at different periods. By Henry Shaw, F.S.A. ...

Published/Created:
London, Bell and Daldy, 1866.
Physical Description:
viii, 66 p. ill., XVI (i. e. 28) plates (part. col.) 28 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
ND2920 S5+ Oversize
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
BAC : Plates, initials, and marginal decorations engraved by J.D. Cooper, Miss Byfield, R.B. Utting, J.O. Jewett, Jospeh L. Williams, and Miss Gould.
BAC : Several color plates signed "Vincent Brooks, Day & Son, Lith."
BAC : "Chiswick Press: Printed by Whittingham and Wilkins."
The added title-page is included in the list of plates.
Most of the reproductions are given twice: as wood-engravings, printed in black, and as lithographs, in colors.
Subject Terms:
Illumination of books and manuscripts.
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