Book/Printed Material Graphice. The use of the pen and pensil. Or, The most excellent art of painting: in two parts.

About this Item

Title

  • Graphice. The use of the pen and pensil. Or, The most excellent art of painting: in two parts.

Names

  • Sanderson, William, Sir, 1586?-1676.
  • Faithorne, William, 1616-1691, engr.
  • Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress)

Created / Published

  • London : Printed for R. Crofts, 1658.

Headings

  • -  Painting--Early works to 1800
  • -  Painting--Technique
  • -  Drawing

Genre

  • Bookplates (Provenance)--DLC

Notes

  • -  Added t.-p.: Graphice. Or, The use of the pen and pensill, in designing, drawing, and painting; with an exact discourse of each of them. As also, concerning miniature or limning, in water-colours: the names, natures, and properties of colours: the ordering, preparing, washing, and using them, for pictures of life, landskip, and history. As also, of croyons, or dry-colours, by pastills or powders; the way of making them, and working with them: with rare receipts and observations, of the best masters of this art. In two parts. With some cuts and prints, proper to each section. London, Printed for R. Crofts, 1658.
  • -  Ports. engr. by William Faithorne, plate by Wenceslaus Hollar.
  • -  Manuscript notes on t.-p., and in margins, also on slips mounted on fly-leaf.
  • -  Library of Congress. Lessing J. Rosenwald collection, 1503
  • -  LC Copy: ex libris: Barnard, H. G.
  • -  LAC snh 2019-09-10 update (2 card)
  • -  LAC ael 2021-05-06 update (2 cards)

Medium

  • 8 p. l., 87 p. : front., pl., ports. ; 29 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • ND1130 .S3
  • ND1130 .S3 Copy 2 27 cm. Another copy of Sanderson's port., in different state, inserted. Bookplate of Howard C. Levis.

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 38032561

OCLC Number

  • 8912099

Online Format

  • image
  • pdf
  • online text

Additional Metadata Formats

IIIF Presentation Manifest

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Chicago citation style:

Sanderson, William, Sir, 1586?-1676, William Faithorne, and Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection. Graphice. The use of the pen and pensil. Or, The most excellent art of painting: in two parts. London: Printed for R. Crofts, 1658. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/38032561/.

APA citation style:

Sanderson, W., Faithorne, W. & Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection. (1658) Graphice. The use of the pen and pensil. Or, The most excellent art of painting: in two parts. London: Printed for R. Crofts. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/38032561/.

MLA citation style:

Sanderson, William, Sir, 1586?-1676, William Faithorne, and Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection. Graphice. The use of the pen and pensil. Or, The most excellent art of painting: in two parts. London: Printed for R. Crofts, 1658. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/38032561/>.