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Creator:
Hassell, J. (John), d. 1825.
Title(s):

The young artists assistant, or, A familiar introduction to the art of drawing, with instructions for colouring &c. / By J. Hassell, drawing master ; iIllustrated by plates displaying the first principles of the art, and a series of the passions, as expressed by the celebrated Le Brun.

Additional Title(s):

Young artists assistant

Familiar introduction to the art of drawing, with instructions for colouring &c.

Published/Created:
London : Printed for Lackington, Allen & Co., Temple of the Muses, Finsbury Square, 1810.
Physical Description:
viii p., 36 leaves of plates : chiefly ill. ; 21 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NC760 .H37 1810
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Illustrations engraved by Daniel Lizars.
"Printed by J.D. Dewick, 46, Barbican, London."--P. viii.
Le Brun's illustrations were first published in 1698 under title: Conférence de Monsieur Le Brun sur l'expression générale et particulière.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in original printed wrappers. Advertisement on back cover for Temple of the Muses, Finsbury Square.
Subject Terms:
Anatomy, Artistic -- Technique.
Art -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Dewick, J.D. -- Printer.
Drawing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Drawing -- Technique.
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1810.
Figure drawing -- Technique.
Lackington, Allen & Co. -- Publisher.
Watercolor painting -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Watercolor painting -- Technique.
Form/Genre:
Handbooks and manuals.
Drawing books.
Contributors:
Le Brun, Charles, 1619-1690. Conférence de M. Le Brun sur l'expression générale et particulière. English.
Le Brun, Charles, 1619-1690, ill.
Lizars, Daniel, 1760-1812, engraver.
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