Book/Printed Material Coloritto, or, The harmony of colouring in painting : reduced to mechanical practice, under early precepts, and infallible rules : together with some colour'd figures, in order to render the said precepts and rules intelligible, not only to painters, but even to all lovers of painting Coloritto / Harmony of colouring in painting

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Coloritto, or, The harmony of colouring in painting : reduced to mechanical practice, under early precepts, and infallible rules : together with some colour'd figures, in order to render the said precepts and rules intelligible, not only to painters, but even to all lovers of painting
Other Title
Coloritto
Harmony of colouring in painting
Contributor Names
Le Blon, J. C., 1667-1741.
Levis, Howard Coppuck, former owner.
Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
[London, 1725].
Subject Headings
-  Color in art
-  Painting--Early works to 1800
Notes
-  "Translated from the French, by James Anderson, M.A."--R. Watt, Bibliotheca Britannica, Edinburgh, 1824.
-  With French text and added title page: L'harmonie du coloris dans la peinture ...
-  Copies were sold (by W. and J. Innys or by the author) with or without an Appendix containing four additional plates (see The monthly catalogue, v. 2, 1725, p. 51). A facsimilie of the Appendix text (seven pages) is bound with this copy.
-  The uncolored first plate wanting.
-  Ex libris Howard C. Levis.
-  Library of Congress. Lessing J. Rosenwald collection, 1741
-  ESTC T115966
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
Medium
vii, 27 p. 5 plates (4 col.) 31 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
ND1486 .L4
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/rosenwald.1741.1
Library of Congress Control Number
74223678
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Description
"Translated from the French, by James Anderson, M.A."--R. Watt, Bibliotheca Britannica, Edinburgh, 1824. With French text and added title page: L'harmonie du coloris dans la peinture ... Copies were sold (by W. and J. Innys or by the author) with or without an Appendix containing four additional plates (see The monthly catalogue, v. 2, 1725, p. 51). A facsimilie of the Appendix text (seven pages) is bound with this copy. The uncolored first plate wanting. Ex libris Howard C. Levis. Library of Congress. Lessing J. Rosenwald collection, 1741 ESTC T115966 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
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Le Blon, J. C, Howard Coppuck Levis, and Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection. Coloritto, or, The harmony of colouring in painting: reduced to mechanical practice, under early precepts, and infallible rules: together with some colour'd figures, in order to render the said precepts and rules intelligible, not only to painters, but even to all lovers of painting. [London, 1725] Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/74223678/.

APA citation style:

Le Blon, J. C., Levis, H. C. & Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection. (1725) Coloritto, or, The harmony of colouring in painting: reduced to mechanical practice, under early precepts, and infallible rules: together with some colour'd figures, in order to render the said precepts and rules intelligible, not only to painters, but even to all lovers of painting. [London] [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/74223678/.

MLA citation style:

Le Blon, J. C, Howard Coppuck Levis, and Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection. Coloritto, or, The harmony of colouring in painting: reduced to mechanical practice, under early precepts, and infallible rules: together with some colour'd figures, in order to render the said precepts and rules intelligible, not only to painters, but even to all lovers of painting. [London, 1725] Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/74223678/>.