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Creator:
Hayter, Charles, 1761-1835.
Title:
An introduction to perspective, adapted to the capacities of youth, in a series of pleasing and familiar dialogues, between the author's children : accompanied with illustrative plates, appropriate diagrams, and a sufficiency of practical geometry : to which is added, A compendium of genuine instruction in the art of drawing and painting : the whole comprising a body of information, adapted equally to the simplicity of youth, and to mental maturity ... / by Mr. Hayter ...
Published/Created:
London : Printed for the Author ... and sold by Black, Parry, and Co. ... Josiah Taylor ... Edward Orme ... and C.J. Barrington ..., 1813.
Physical Description:
viii, 168 p., [1], XIV leaves of plates (some folded) : ill. ; 23 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NC750 .H48 1813
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Engravings by Turnbull; after Charles Hayter.
"J. Innes, printer, Wells-Street, Oxford Street."--P. [ii]
Includes list of subscribers (4 p.).
Page [78] blank. Followed by p. [81].
Errata: p. viii.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in contemporary half calf and purple cloth.
Subject Terms:
Drawing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Drawing -- Technique.
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1813.
Painting -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Painting -- Technique.
Perspective -- Technique.
Form/Genre:
Handbooks and manuals.
Drawing books.
Contributors:
Turnbull, engraver.
Hayter, Charles, 1761-1835, ill.
Hayter, Charles, 1761-1835. Compendium of genuine instruction in the art of drawing and painting.
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