Yale Center for British Art

Bowles, Carington, 1724-1793
Bowles's art of painting in water-colours : exemplified in landscapes, flowers, &c. : together with instructions for painting on glass and in crayons : explained in a full and familiar manner : with particular directions for preparing the colours agreeable to the practice of the most eminent masters / by the author of Bowles's artist's assistant.
Alternate Title(s):
Art of painting in water-colours.
Ninth edition : corrected and greatly improved with additions.
Published / Created:
London : Printed for and sold by the proprietor Carington Bowles, at his Map and Print Warehouse, No. 69, St. Paul's Churchyard, 1787.
Physical Description:
[i]-iv, [5-7], 8-80 p. ; 20 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Authorship of The Artist's assistant is ascribed to Carington Bowles.
Subject Terms:
Watercolor painting -- Technique -- Early works to 1800. | Watercolor painting -- Great Britain -- Early works to 1800. | Bowles, Carington, 1724-1793 -- Publisher. | Taylor, Frances -- Autograph, October 24, 1804.