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Slate pencil drawings : for the self instruction of children.
London : R. Canton, 7 Dowgate Hill, [ca. 1850?]
Physical Description:
[13] leaves : chiefly ill. ; 16 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NC670 .S53 1850
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Decorative title page and 12 plates all printed in white-line style on matte black ground in imitation of slate drawings.
Lithographed throughout, including title page.
"Price six pence"--Head of cover.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's embossed pink wrappers, illustrated in red, black, and gilt.
Subject Terms:
Canton, R. -- Publisher.
Drawing -- Study and teaching -- Great Britain.
Drawing books -- Specimens.
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Pencil drawing -- 19th century.
Pencil drawing -- Study and teaching -- Great Britain.
Pencil drawing -- Technique.
Lithographs -- 1850.

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