Yale Center for British Art

The artist's assistant; or School of science. Being an introduction to painting in oil, water, and crayons, with biographical accounts of some of the principal artists; the arts of drawing, designing, colouring, and engraving in all its different modes, on copper and wood; of enamelling, gilding on metal, wood, glass, and leather; japanning, dying, casting, &c. With a great variety of miscellaneous information, relative to arts and manufactories ...
Alternate Title(s):
School of science
Published / Created:
London, Printed for Thomas Ostell, by Swinney and Ferrall, Birmingham, 1807.
Physical Description:
xvi, 296 p. front., 10 plates (part. fold.) 22 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
BAC : One plate after C. Le Brun; front. engraved by D.T.
Subject Terms:
Art -- Technique. | Recipes.
Faber Birren Collection (Yale University)