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Creator:
Highmore, Joseph, 1692-1780.
Title(s):

A critical examination of those two paintings on the cieling [sic] of the banqueting-house at Whitehall : in which architecture is introduced, so far as relates to the perspective : together with the discussion of a question, which has been the subject of debate among painters ...

Published/Created:
London : J. Nourse, 1754.
Physical Description:
[4], viii, 15 p., [1] folded leaf of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA687 W65 H5 Copy 1
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA687 W65 H5 Copy 2
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA687 W65 H5 Copy 3
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
British Art Center has 3 copies. Copy 2 is a photocopy of the Newberry Library copy. Copy 3 is bound with: The practice of perspective, on the principles of Dr. Brook Taylor / Joseph Highmore. London : A Millar, 1763 (call no. NC749.H5 1763).
The paintings are by Peter Paul Rubens.
Subject Terms:
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1754.
Nourse, J. -- Publisher.
Perspective -- Early works to 1800.
Rubens, Peter Paul, Sir, 1577-1640.
Whitehall Palace.
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