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Dicksee, J. R. (John Robert), 1817-1905.

The school perspective : being a progressive course of instruction in Linear Perspective, both theoretical and practical : specially designed for the use of schools / by J.R. Dicksee, principal drawing master to the city of London School, to The Normal College for training teachers of the British and Foreign School Society, &c. ; illustrated with many woodcuts and forty engraved plates.

Second edition.
London : James S. Virtue, 294, City Road, and 26, Ivy Lane, [1862]
Physical Description:
xiv, 79, [1] p., 40 leaves of plates : ill. ; 23 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NC750 .D53 1862
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Engravings by G. Measom and W. Thomas, after G.F. Sargent and E. Duncan.
Date of publication from the Eng. cat. of books.
Eng. cat. of books, v. 1, p. 204
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in blind- and gilt-stamped green cloth publisher's binding.
Subject Terms:
Drawing -- 19th century -- Great Britain.
Drawing -- Study and teaching.
Drawing -- Technique.
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
James S. Virtue -- Publisher.
Perspective -- Study and teaching.
Wood engravings -- [1862]
Engravings -- [1862].
Measom, George S., engraver.
Thomas, William Luson, 1830-1900, engraver.
Sargent, G. F., ill.
Duncan, Edward, 1804-1882, ill.

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