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Creator:
Ditton, Humphry, 1675-1715.
Title:
A treatise of perspective, demonstrative and practical : illustrated with copper cutts / by Humphrey Ditton ....
Published/Created:
London : Printed for B. Tooke ... and D. Midwinter ..., 1712.
Physical Description:
[4], xvi, 173 p., 6 leaves of folded plates : ill. ; 20 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NC749 D57 1712 copy 1
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
NC749 D57 1712 copy 2
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: As a COVID-19 precaution, the Study Room is closed until further notice.

Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Advertisements: p. [174]
ESTC T101702
BAC: British Art Center has two copies. Copy 1 has presentation inscription from W. A. Walleston to J.G.A. Slaggall. Numbers 49-50 omitted in paging of copy 2.
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The Line of Beauty : British Drawings and Watercolors of the Eighteenth Century (Yale Center for British Art, 2001-05-19 - 2001-08-05)

Subject Terms:
Davidson, Jacob -- Autograph. (copy 1).
Drawing -- Technique.
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1712.
Midwinter, D. -- Publisher.
Perspective -- Early works to 1800.
Slaggall, J. G. A. -- Pres. insc. from W. A. Walleston. (copy 1).
Tooke, B. -- Publisher.
Walleston, W. A. -- Pres. insc. to J. G. A. Slaggall. (copy 1).
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