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Foster, Vere, 1819–1900

Vere Foster's advanced water-color drawing : highly finished chromograph plates of animals, flowers, landscape, marine etc. : in fac-simile of original drawings / specially made for this work by Harrison Weir, J. Callow, E. Duncan, F.E. Hulme, W.H. Fitch, J. Needham, W. French, &c. ; with instructions for painting.

Additional Title(s):

Advanced water-color drawing

London : Marcus Ward & Co., Chandos Street, Covent Garden. Simpkin, Marshall, & Co., Stationer's Hall Court; Whittaker & Co., Ave Maria Lane, [1873]
Physical Description:
[20] pt. : chiefly ill. ; 14 x 15 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NC660 .F67 1873
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Articles & Chapters
Each part comprises multiple chomolithographed plates, with descriptive letterpress text on pages 2-4 of the printed wrappers.
Cover title.
Date of publication from NSTC.
"Price Sixpence."--Cover of each part.
NSTC, O255902
British Museum. General catalogue of printed books to 1955 (compact edition), v. 9, 262
BAC: British Art Center copy incompete; comprises four parts only: animals no. 2; flowers, nos. 1 and 4 (no. 1 lacks one plate); illuminating, no. 1. Bound in publisher's original printed wrappers.
Subject Terms:
Drawing -- Study and teaching
Drawing books -- Specimens
Marcus Ward & Co. -- Publisher.
Simpkin, Marshall, & Co. -- Publisher.
Watercolor painting -- 19th century.
Watercolor painting -- Great Britain.
Watercolor painting -- Study and teaching.
Watercolor painting -- Technique.
Watercolor painting, Victorian -- Great Britain.
Chromolithographs -- 1873.
Drawing books -- England -- London -- 1873.
Callow, John, 1822-1878, ill.
Duncan, Edward, 1804-1882, ill.
Fitch, W. H. (Walter Hood), 1817-1892, ill.
French, William, 1815-1898, ill.
Hulme, F. Edward (Frederick Edward), 1841-1909.
Needham, Jonathan, fl. 1850-1874.
Ward, Marcus.
Weir, Harrison, 1824-1906.

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