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Creator:
Scott, William Bell, 1811-1890.
Title(s):

Half-hour lectures on the history and practice of the fine and ornamental arts / by William B. Scott ; with 50 illustrations engraved by W.J. Linton.

Additional Title(s):

Fine and ornamental arts

Scott's half-hour lectures on art

Half-hour lectures on art

Edition:
Second edition, revised by the author.
Published/Created:
London : Longmans, Green, and Co., 1867.
Physical Description:
xii, 369 p. : ill. ; 18 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N5300 .S36 1867 Copy 1
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
N5300 .S36 1867 Copy 2
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of David and Judith Ross
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Spine title: Scott's half-hour lectures on art.
Half-title: The fine and ornamental arts.
Printed by Spottiswoode and Co.
BAC: British Art Center has two copies. Both are prize books in prize bindings, bound in blind- and gold-stamped brown morocco style binding, with gilt edges. Both bear prize label of the Science and Art Department of the Committee of Council on Education. Copy 1 presented to Benjamin Badger; copy 2 to Joe Johnson. Copy 2 also inscribed: J. Grogan of Beflast, dated 1918.
BEIN 2005 1264: Bookplate of William Fowler Hopson.
Subject Terms:
Art -- History.
Art.
Badger, Benjamin -- Prize award from Great Britain. Department of Science and Art. Committee of Council on Education. (Copy 1)
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1867.
Great Britain. Dept. of Science and Art. Committee of Council on Education. -- Prize award to Benjamin Badger. (Copy 1)
Great Britain. Dept. of Science and Art. Committee of Council on Education. -- Prize award to Joe Johnson, 1874. (Copy 2)
Grogan, J. -- Autograph, 1918. (Copy 1)
Hopson, William Fowler, 1849-1935 -- Bookplate.
Johnson, Joe -- Prize award from Great Britain. Department of Science and Art. Committee of Council on Education, 1874. (Copy 2)
Longmans, Green, and Co. -- Publisher.
Ross, David and Judith -- Provenance (Copy 2)
Spottiswoode and Co. -- Printer.
Form/Genre:
Prize books.
Prize bindings (Binding)
Contributors:
Linton, W. J. (William James), 1812-1897, engraver.
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