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Burnet, John, 1784–1868

Practical hints on composition in painting. Illustrated by examples from the great masters of the Italian, Flemish, and Dutch schools. By John Burnet ...

7th ed.
London, J. & J. Leighton, 1865.
Physical Description:
4 p. ., [7]-31 p. 9 plates. 29 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
ND1475 B8 1865+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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"Strangeways and Walden, printers."
Advertisement: 1 leaf at end.
Plates by the author; after himself, Cuyp, P. Potter, Claude, A. Ostade, Reubens, P. De Laer, Terburg, Rembrandt, Metzu, Corregio, Raffaelle, Guido, B. West, Domenichino, and D. Wilkie.
Also published as part 2 of a work, by the author, with title: A treatise on painting, in four parts.
Subject Terms:
Composition (Art)
Etching -- Specimens -- 1865.
Leighton (J. & J.) -- Publisher.
Painting -- Technique.
Strangeways and Walden -- Printer.
Lorrain, Claude, 1600-1682.
Rubens, Peter Paul, Sir, 1577-1640.
West, Benjamin, 1738-1820.
Wilkie, David, Sir, 1785-1841.
Burnet, John, 1784-1868. Treatise on painting, in four parts.

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