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"A Series of progressive lessons intended to elucidate the Art of Landscape Painting in Water Colours; with introductory illustrations on Perspective and Drawing with Pencil" (London: T. Clay) 1828, an illustrated manual on how to draw landscapes with watercolours, including: a title-page; an advertisement; 19 full-page illustrations throughout the letterpress, of which the first 3 are diagrams on perspective, and the rest various states of a number of designs, each progressed through the addition of shading and then colour. Bound in half-leather with marbled boards.
Lithograph, etching, aquatint and hand-colouring
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Height: 240 millimetres (approx. sheet size)
Width: 330 millimetres (approx. sheet size)
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- For an earlier edition see 1895,0408.42.1-14.
Cataloguing supported by the Elizabeth Cayzer Charitable Trust.
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Associated Title: A Series of progressive lessons intended to elucidate the Art of Landscape Painting in Water Colours
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