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Creator:
Bartolozzi, Francesco, 1727-1815, ill.
Title(s):

Thirty four lessons for drawing the human figure : engraved from the original drawings of Bartolozzi and adapted to the use of students in the polite arts.

Additional Title(s):

Easy principles for drawing the human figure

Published/Created:
London : Published by Ackermann & Co. 96, Strand, [ca. 1828]
Physical Description:
[34] leavesof plates : ill. ; 38 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NC765 .B37 1828a+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Added illustrated title page: Easy principles for drawing the human figure; from Bartolozzi, & Cipriani. Published by Ackermann & Co. London. Price £1.1.
Stipple engravings by John Walker and John Whessell; after Walter Paton, Giovanni Cipriani, and Francesco Bartolozzi.
Title-page and added illustrated title page are engraved.
Engraved throughout.
Bridson, G. Plant, animal & anatomical illustration, E191
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in original illustrated wrappers.
Subject Terms:
Ackermann & Co. -- Publisher.
Drawing -- Technique.
Drawing books -- Specimens.
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Human figure in art.
Stipple engraving -- Specimens -- 19th century.
Form/Genre:
Drawing books.
Contributors:
Cipriani, Giovanni Battista, 1727-1785, ill.
Paton, Walter, ill.
Walker, John, engraver.
Whessell, John, fl. 1760-1797, engraver.
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