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Metz, C. M. (Conrad Martin), 1755–1827
Fores's new chalk drawing-book, of heads and academy figures / from original drawings by C.M. Metz ; engraved in exact imitation of chalk.
Additional Title(s):
New chalk drawing-book, of heads and academy figures
[London] : Published and sold by S.W. Fores, No. 50, Piccadilly, corner of Sackville Street ..., 1795-1799.
Physical Description:
v. : ill. ; 29 x 45 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2010 5
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Soft-ground etchings by Julius Tidd.
Each part contains 4 plates. Plates are dated Sept. 10th 1795-March 30th 1799.
BAC: British Art Center copy has parts 1-6. Each part in original gray wrappers, with printed title label. Autograph: Georgina Brown.
Subject Terms:
Brown, Georgina -- Autograph.
Drawing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Drawing -- Technique.
Figure drawing -- Study and teaching -- Early works to 1800.
Fores, S. W. -- Publisher.
Drawing books.
Soft-ground etchings -- 1799.
Tidd, Julius, engraver.
Fores, S. W., publisher.

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