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Creator:
Haydon, Benjamin Robert, 1786-1846.
Title:
Lectures on painting and design ... By B. R. Haydon ...
Published/Created:
London, Printed for Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, 1844-1846.
Physical Description:
2 v. fronts. (v. 2, port.) illus., plates (partly fold.) 23 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
ND1135 .H4
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Errata slip inserted.
Some plates by W. Bromley, the author, or C. B. Leighton; one after Wilkie.
Vol. 1 "printed by Manning and Mason;" vol. 2 "printed by Wilson and Olgilvy."
Contents:
v. 1.Origin of the art. Anatomy the basis of drawing. The skeleton. The muscles of man and quadruped. Standard figure. Composition. Colour. Ancients and moderns. Invention.--v. 2. Fuzeli. Wilkie. Effect of the societies on taste. A competent tribunal. On fresco. Elgin marbles. Beauty.
Subject Terms:
Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans -- Publisher.
Manning and Mason -- Printer.
Painting.
Stormont, M. Scott -- Autograph.
Wilson and Ogilvy -- Printer.
Form/Genre:
Lithotints -- 1844-1846.
Wood engravings -- 1844-1846.
Etchings -- 1844-1846.
Contributors:
Leighton, Charles Blair, 1823-1855.
Bromley, W.
Wilkie, David, Sir, 1785-1841.
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