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London: Bowles and Carver, 1780. A sound copy of this English translation of Dubreuil, bound in recent dark brown half calf with marbled paper covered boards. Light wear to extremities. Gilt spine titles. Spine a trifle faded. xxx, 18, (2), 19-41, (1), 42-121, (2), 122-128, (1), 129-150, (1) pages. 150 finely engraved numbered full page plates, and four engraved unnumbered plates in the preliminaries. Copac gives a date of c. 1780 for this the Seventh Edition. Collated complete. Plates in good...
Topic: perspective
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by Costa, Giovanni Francesco, 1711-1773
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Signatures: A-B
Topic: Perspective
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by Zanotti, Eustachio, 1709-1782
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Errata: p. [1] at end
Topics: Perspective, Perspective -- Early works to 1800
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by Hondius, Hendrik, 1573-
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Added engraved t.p. in Latin: Institutio artis perspectivae / auctore Henrico Hondio. Hagæ Comitum Hollandiæ, cum privillegio 1647
Topic: Perspective
American Libraries
by Société française des chrysanthémistes; Oberthür, René; Dauthenay, Henri
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Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topic: Color
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=FvQwFJWYKVMC&oe=UTF-8
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by Vignola, 1507-1573; Danti, Ignazio, 1536-1586; Alberti, Cherubino, 1553-1615
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Generally listed as 1st ed., but some copies are found with the date 1582 on t.-p.; see Fowler
Topic: Perspective
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by Monte, Guido Ubaldo, marchese del, 1545-1607
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Signatures: [dagger]² A-2Q
Topics: Perspective, Geometry, Projective
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by Accolti, Pietro
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Dedication signed: Pietro di Fabbrizio Accolti
Topics: Perspective, Shades and shadows in art
California Digital Library
by Munsell, Albert Henry, 1858-1918
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Topic: Color
Smithsonian Libraries
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Pages also numbered 167-184
Topic: Color
Translation of: De la loi du contraste simultané des couleurs
Topic: Color
Smithsonian Libraries
by Snow, Bonnie E., d. 1925; Froehlich, Hugo B., 1862-1925
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The colored plates are mounted samples
Topic: Color
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Title from caption on p. 3; imprint from colophon
Topics: Perspective, Perspective -- Early works to 1800
University of Ottawa
by Chevreul, M. E. (Michel Eugène), 1786-1889
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Topics: Color, Couleur
American Libraries
by Société française des chrysanthémistes; Oberthür, René; Dauthenay, Henri
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Addenda and errata on p. [3-4]
Topics: Plants, Color
Signatures: a A-2G [2H]²(-[2H]2)
Topics: Perspective, Geometrical drawing
Cornell University Library
by [Delf, Thomas] 1810-1865; Chevreul, M. E. (Michel Eugène), 1786-1889
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The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Color, Painting
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Boigey, Maurice Auguste Joseph, 1877-
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Topic: Color
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by Mérimée, J.-F.-L. (Jean-François-Léonor), 1757-1836; Taylor, William B. Sarsfield (William Benjamin Sarsfield), 1781-1850. Some original observations upon the rise and progress of the fine arts in England
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Includes a frontispiece with a handcolored color chart, which varies depending of printing: some printings include the "English Chromatic Scale" by M. Harris, some include the "French Chromatic scale" by M. Merimée
Topics: Painting, Artists' materials, Color
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by Le Blon, J. C., 1667-1741
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Signatures: A-L M(M2 + a)
Topics: Le Blon, J. C., 1667-1741, Color prints, French, Color printing, Color prints, French -- 18th...
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by Mansion, Léon Larue, 1785-ca. 1834
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Printed by S. and R. Bentley, Dorset Street, London
Topics: Miniature painting, Color
Topics: Color, Colors -- Analysis
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by Le Blon, J. C., 1667-1741
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Errata: p. [2] at end
Topics: Le Blon, J. C., 1667-1741, Color prints, French, Color printing, Color prints, French -- 18th...
Young Research Library Department of Special Collections
by Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519; Fréart, Roland, sieur de Chambray, 1606-1676
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Steinitz cites the work of Bassoli and Pedretti in placing this Italian ed. 2nd in the sequence of Leonardo's published Treatises (cf. footnote, p. 145)
Topics: Painting, Drawing, Perspective
Publisher's advertisements: 48 p. at end
Topic: Color
Pages 34-81 and two following pages contain mounted samples of colored paper
Topic: Color
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by Clifford, C. R. (Chandler Robbins), 1858-1935
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Topic: Color
Smithsonian Libraries
by Field, George, 1777?-1854; Taylor, J. Scott (John Scott)
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statement of responsibility: modernized by J. Scott Taylor
Topics: Color, Colors, Painting, Pigments
Library's copy 2 is unbound, lacks t.p and introduction and has imprint covered by label for Dupre & Cie. 141, Faubourg Saint-Honoré, Paris
Topics: Color, Painting
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by Bassi, Martino, 1542-1591; Ferrari, Francesco Bernardino, 1744-1821; Mercori, Giacomo; Galeazzi, Giuseppe
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Head-piece medallion port. of Carlo, conte di Firmian, to whom work is dedicated (etching with engraving by Giacomo Mercori)
Topics: Bassi, Martino, 1542-1591, Pellegrini, Pellegrino, 1527-1596, Basilica di San Lorenzo (Milan,...
Young Research Library Department of Special Collections
by Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519
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UCLA's Belt copy is the copy described in Steinitz (Belt 17)
Topics: Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519, Painting, Drawing, Perspective, Painters
Young Research Library Department of Special Collections
by Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519; Gault de Saint-Germain, P. M. (Pierre Marie), 1754-1842
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"Vie de Léonard de Vinci": p. [xxi]-lxij
Topics: Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519, Painting, Drawing, Perspective
Young Research Library Department of Special Collections
by Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519; Fréart, Roland, sieur de Chambray, 1606-1676
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Steinitz cites the work of Bassoli and Pedretti in placing this Italian ed. 2nd in the sequence of Leonardo's published Treatises (cf. footnote, p. 145)
Topics: Painting, Drawing, Perspective
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Hurst, George Henry
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Topic: Color
Young Research Library Department of Special Collections
by Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519; Fréart, Roland, sieur de Chambray, 1606-1676; Trichet du Fresne, Raphael, 1611-1661; Giffart, Pierre François, b. 1677
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"This is a reprint of Giffart's edition of 1716" (cf. Steinitz, p. 181)
Topics: Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519, Painting, Drawing, Perspective
Signatures: pi²(-pi1) ã⁸ A-2R⁸/⁴ 2S⁴ 2T²
Topics: Color, Kleurtheorie, Optique, Color -- Early works to 1800, Optique -- Ouvrages avant 1800
Signatures: [A]1 B-Q⁸ R1
Topics: Painting, Color, Artists' materials
Armorial title vignette (arms of France)
Topics: Painting, Gilding, Varnish and varnishing, Color, Color in art
Boston College Library
by Munsell, A. H. (Albert Henry), 1858-1918
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Includes index
Topic: Color
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by Chevreul, M. E. (Michel Eugène), 1786-1889; Digeon, René Henri, engraver; J.-B. Baillière et fils, publisher; Imprimerie de É. Martinet, printer
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Atlas of plates for color matching, according to Chevreul's system of color analysis, intended for the use of painters, textile designers, decorators, gardeners, etc., rather than scientists. Includes description of "chromochalcographie", Digeon's 4-color aquatint printing process (using separate plates for yellow, blue, red, black), with notes on the composition of the pigments
Topics: Color, Color, Colors, Color printing, Color separation
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Imprint on p. [8] dated Oct. 28, 1596
Topics: Perspective, Perspective -- Early works to 1800, Chiaroscuro -- Early works to 1800, Geometrical...
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Final page blank
Topics: Color, Colors
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Library's copy is signed by the author
Topic: Color printing
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by Piles, Roger de, 1635-1709; Piles, Roger de, 1635-1709. Conversations sur la connoissance de la peinture; Piles, Roger de, 1635-1709. Dialogue sur le coloris
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Originally published in Paris, 1677 by Langlois with title: Coversations sur la connoissance de la peinture ... and in 1699 by Langlois with title: Dialogue sur le coloris
Topics: Rubens, Peter Paul, 1577-1640, Painting, Painters, Color
Young Research Library Department of Special Collections
by Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519; Manzi, Guglielmo, 1734-1821; De Rossi, Giovanni Gherardo, 1754-1827
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Dedication signed: Guglielmo Manzi
Topics: Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519, Painting, Drawing, Perspective
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by Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von
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Attack on Newton's theory of colors
Topics: Newton, Isaac, Sir, 1642-1727, Color
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by Piles, Roger de, 1635-1709
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Final leaf blank
Topics: Color, Painting, Color -- Early works to 1800, Painting -- Technique -- Early works to 1800
Young Research Library Department of Special Collections
by Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519; Manzi, Guglielmo, 1734-1821; De Rossi, Giovanni Gherardo, 1754-1827
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Dedication signed: Guglielmo Manzi
Topics: Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519, Painting, Drawing, Perspective
Young Research Library Department of Special Collections
by Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519; Rigaud, J. F. (John Francis), 1742-1810; Hawkins, John Sidney, 1758-1842
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"The life of Leonardo da Vinci": p. [xiii]-lxxiv
Topics: Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519, Painting, Drawing, Perspective
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Spine title: Field on the power of colours in painting
Topics: Color, Pigments, Painting
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by Schiffermüller, Ignaz, 1727-1806; Landerer, Ferdinand, 1730 or 46-1795; Bernardi, Augustin
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Getty copy's plates are hand-colored
Topics: Color, Dyes and dyeing
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by Cleland, T. M. (Thomas Maitland), 1880-1964; Munsell, A. H. (Albert Henry), 1858-1918; Strathmore Paper Company
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The folded plates are sample color sheets, one fold divided into slits, the other a decorative design in color
Topic: Color
Young Research Library Department of Special Collections
by Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519; Rejón de Silva, Diego Antonio, 1740-1796; Trichet du Fresne, Raphael, 1611-1661; Alberti, Leon Battista, 1404-1472. De pictura. Spanish
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"Vida de Leon Bautista Alberti, por Rafael du Fresne": p. 183-194
Topics: Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519, Alberti, Leon Battista, 1404-1472, Painting, Drawing, Perspective
Young Research Library Department of Special Collections
by Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519; Trichet du Fresne, Raphael, 1611-1661; Alberti, Leon Battista, 1404-1472. De pictura. Italian; Alberti, Leon Battista, 1404-1472. De statua. Italian; Accademia delle scienze dell'Istituto di Bologna, publisher
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Alberti's Della pittura and Della statua: p. [119]-202; vita: p. 123-131
Topics: Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519, Alberti, Leon Battista, 1404-1472, Painting, Drawing, Perspective,...
Young Research Library Department of Special Collections
by Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519; Amoretti, Carlo, 1741-1816
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"Memorie storiche su la vita, gli studj, e le opere di Lionardo da Vinci, scritte da Carlo Amoretti ... ": p. [7]-207
Topics: Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519, Painting, Painting, Drawing, Perspective
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
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Topics: Color, Colors, Painting -- Technique
Signatures: pi1 [A]⁸ B-C⁸ D⁴ E-I⁸ [K]1
Topics: Drawing, Watercolor painting, Color
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by Werner, Abraham Gottlob, 1749-1817; Syme, Patrick, 1774-1845, editor; Blackwood, William, 1776-1834, bookseller; Cadell, Thomas, 1773-1836, bookseller; James Ballantyne and Co., printer
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Final page blank
Topics: Colors, Color guides, Color
Young Research Library Department of Special Collections
by Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519; Rigaud, J. F. (John Francis), 1742-1810; Brown, John William
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"The life of Leonardo da Vinci": p. [xiii]-lxxxviii
Topics: Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519, Painting, Drawing, Perspective
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by Winsor & Newton; Winsor & Newton, publisher
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Cover title
Topics: Winsor & Newton, Paint, Watercolor painting, Color, Painting
Young Research Library Department of Special Collections
by Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519; Rejón de Silva, Diego Antonio, 1740-1796; Trichet du Fresne, Raphael, 1611-1661; Alberti, Leon Battista, 1404-1472. De pictura. Spanish
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"Vida de Leon Bautista Alberti, por Rafael du Fresne": p. 183-196
Topics: Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519, Alberti, Leon Battista, 1404-1472, Painting, Drawing, Perspective
Bound in old marbled paper-covered boards; paper spine; paper label on front board; armorial bookplate of William Lewis
Topics: Newton, Isaac, Sir, 1642-1727, Color, Painting -- Technique