Books on art in early America : books on art, aesthetics and instruction available in American libraries and bookstores through 1815 / Janice G. Schimmelman.
- 1st ed.
- New Castle, Del. : Oak Knoll Press, 2007.
- Physical Description:
- ix, 280 p. ; 24 cm.
- Reference LibraryZ5961.U5 S35 2007 (LC)Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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- Includes bibliographical references (p. 262-265) and index.
"An extensively cross-referenced bibliography of 183 treatises, instruction manuals and other books related to drawing, painting, engraving, sculpture, artist biography, art history, and aesthetics compiled from bookseller and library catalogues dating from 1719 through 1815 from the areas that during this period ceased being British colonies and became the United States"--Provided by publisher.
- Subject Terms:
- Art -- Bibliography.Art publishing -- United States -- History -- 18th century.Art, American -- Bibliography.United States -- Imprints -- History -- 18th century.
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