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Creator:
Albinus, Bernhard Siegfried, 1697-1770.
Title(s):

The anatomy of painting, or, A short and easy introduction to anatomy : being a new edition, on a smaller scale, of six tables of Albinus, with their linear figures ; also, a new translation of Albinus's history of that work, and of his index to the six tables : to which are added the anatomy of Celsus, with notes, and the physiology of Cicero : with an introduction, giving a short view of picturesque anatomy / by John Brisbane ...

Published/Created:
London : Printed by George Scott, and sold by T. Cadell, bookseller, successor to Mr. Millar, in the Strand, 1769.
Physical Description:
xxvi, [5]-76 p., [12] leaves of plates : ill. ; 40 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A Q 7
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Plates engraved by Peter Paul Benazech and James Caldwall; after John Brisbane.
Title vignette.
Subject Terms:
Anatomy, Artistic -- Early works to 1800.
Bones -- Early works to 1800.
Cadell, T. -- Publisher.
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1769.
Human anatomy -- Early works to 1800.
Scott, George -- Printer.
Contributors:
Brisbane, John, d. 1776?
Benazech, Peter Paul, ca. 1730-ca. 1783, engraver.
Caldwall, James, 1739-1819, engraver.
Brisbane, John, d. 1776?, ill.
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