book of prints
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"An Essay on Trees in Landscape; or, an Attempt to Shew the Propriety and Importance of Characteristic Expression on this Branch of Art, and the Means of Producing it: with Examples. By the late Edward Kennion, F.S.A." (London: T. Bensley) 1815, including: a title-page with a vignette of a landscape with trees; a preface; an essay on trees; a list of plates; 4 folded plates and 57 full-page illustrations by Kennion. Bound in quarter leather with gilt-tooled lettering on the spine.
Soft-ground etching, etching and aquatint
- Production date
Height: 355 millimetres (approx. sheet size)
Width: 285 millimetres (approx. sheet size)
- Curator's comments
- This volume was sold by Messrs. Boydell and Co., Cheapside, John Murray, Albemarle Street, and James Newman, Colourman, Soho Square.
Cataloguing supported by the Elizabeth Cayzer Charitable Trust.
- Not on display
- Associated titles
Associated Title: An Essay on Trees in Landscape
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- Prints and Drawings
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