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Creator:
Tymms, W. R. (William Robert)
Title:
The art of illuminating as practiced in Europe from the earliest times. Illustrated by borders, initial letters, and alphabets, selected & chromolithographed by W. R. Tymms. With an essay and instructions by M. D. Wyatt, archt.
Published/Created:
London, Day and Son, 1860.
Physical Description:
3 p.l., 104 p. 99 pl. (part col.) 31 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
ND3310 T9+ Oversize
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Plates lithographed by William Robert Tymms for Day and Son.
BAC: Bound by hand in dark green leather, with C.R. stamped in gold on front. Binding signed with initials M.R. and dated 1907.
Illustrated t.-p. in colors.
Ornamental borders.
Bibliographical foot-notes.
"The art of illuminating: what it was,--what it should be,--and how it may be practiced. By M. Digby Wyatt, architect." p. 1-96.
Subject Terms:
Alphabets.
C. R. -- Provenance. (BAC)
Day & Son -- Publisher.
Illumination of books and manuscripts.
Initials.
Lithography -- Specimens -- 1860.
M. R. -- Bookbinder. (BAC)
Form/Genre:
Chromolithographs -- 1860.
Contributors:
Wyatt, M. Digby (Matthew Digby), Sir, 1820-1877.
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