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The Artist's Vade-Mecum (London: R. Sayer and J. Bennett, 1776), 3rd ed.
The Artist's Vade-Mecum (London: R. Sayer and J. Bennett, 1776), 3rd ed.
Date:
1776
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Book With 100 Engravings
Dimensions:
Object: 294 x 241 x 32 mm (11 9/16 x 9 1/2 x 1 1/4 in.)
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Edition: third, with additions
Binding: half calf, marbled boards, ca. 1776, engraving of Pope's Palace, Rome with hand coloring pasted on front inside cover; engraving of Curia Florentina, Florence, with hand coloring pasted on inside back cover; these have no relation to the text and were probably pasted on by an owner
Volumes in Set:1,
Pagination: np, but plates have been numbered in ink UR;
Languages Used in Text:English;
Provenance:IUL on title page: Eliza Holborough, 1789

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Accession Number:
1963.30.38883.1-100
Acquisition Date:
1963-01-01
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Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

series of illustrations of the art of drawing, with very brief introductory text: human figure, anatomy for artists, animals, landscapes