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Kugler, Franz, 1808–1858

The schools of painting in Italy : translated, from the German of Kugler, by a Lady / edited, with notes, by Sir Charles L. Eastlake, P.R.A., F.R.S. ; with upwards of one hundred illlustrations, drawn on wood, by George Scharf, Jun., from the works of the old masters mentioned in this book ; engraved by John Thompson and Samuel Williams.

Additional Title(s):

Kugler's hand-book of painting

Hand-book of painting

Hand book of painting

Handbuch der Geschichte der Malerei seit Constantin dem Grossen. Band 1. English

Second edition, thoroughly revised, with much additional material.
London : John Murray, 1851.
Physical Description:
2 v. : ill. ; 20 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
ND611 .K78 1851
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
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At head of title: Kugler's hand-book of painting.
Translated by Mrs. Margaret Hutton.
Printed by W. Clowes & Sons, Stamford Street.
Illustrustrated with 84 wood engravings. Volume 1 includes one etching, by W.O. Burguess.
Paged continuously.
Title page printed in black and red.
"General literary materials for the study of Italian painting": v. 1, p. xv-xxii.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in gilt-stamped brown morocco prize binding with large gilt emblem and presentation lettering on the upper cover: "Awarded to Gent. Cadet William R. Eden, for proficiency in landscape drawing. R.M. Academy, Dec. 1851."
Subject Terms:
Eden, William R. -- Prize award from Royal Military Academy, Dec. 1851.
Murray, John -- Publisher.
Painting -- History.
Painting -- Italy -- History.
Painting, Italian -- History.
Royal Military Academy -- Prize award to William R. Eden, Dec. 1851.
W. Clowes & Sons -- Printer.
Prize books.
Prize bindings (Binding)
Etchings -- 1851.
Wood engravings -- 1851.
Hutton, Margaret.
Eastlake, Charles Lock, Sir, 1793-1865.
Scharf, George, Sir, 1820-1895, ill.
Thompson, John, 1785-1866, engraver.
Williams, Samuel, 1788-1853, engraver.
Burgess, W. O. (William Oakley), 1818-1844, etcher.

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