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Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452–1519

A treatise on painting / by Leonardo da Vinci ; faithfully translated from the original Italian, and now first digested under proper heads, by John Francis Rigaud, Esq. ; Academician of The Royal Academy of Painting at London, and also of The Academia Clementina at Bologna, and The Royal Academy at Stockholm ; illustrated with twenty-three copper-plates, and other figures ; to which is prefixed a new life of the author, drawn up from authentic materials till now inaccessible, by John Sidney Hawkins, Esq. F.A.S.

Additional Title(s):

Trattato della pittura. English

London : Printed for J. Taylor, at the Architectural Library, High Holborn, 1802.
Physical Description:
[2], xcv, [1], 236 p., 22 leaves of plates (1 folded) : ill., diagrs., port. ; 22 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
ND1471 .L4613 1802
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Jules D. Prown, MAH 1971
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Translation of: Trattato della pittura.
Frontispiece engraved by Thomas Milton.
Printed by S. Gosnell, Little Queen Street, Holborn, London.
Table of chapters: p. [209]-236.
BEIN: Beinecke copy lacks p. [i]-[ii] (half title?) (1986 93)
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in contemporary gilt-tooled calf. Inscribed: Nathan Stolow 1956. [2] p. of publisher's advertisements at end not included in pagination.
Subject Terms:
Drawing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Drawing -- Technique.
Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519 -- Biography.
Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519.
Painting -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Painting -- Technique.
Stolow, Nathan -- Autograph, 1956.
Taylor, J. -- Publisher.
Willis, Elizabeth P. -- Autograph.
Handbooks and manuals.
Drawing books.
Engravings -- 1802.
Publisher's advertisements.
Riguad, J. F. (John Francis), 1742-1810, tr.
Hawkins, John Sidney, 1758-1842.
Milton, Thomas, 1743?-1827, engraver.

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