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Sculptura ; or, The history and art of chalcography, and engraving in copper : with an ample enumeration of the most renowned masters and their works. To which is annexed, a new manner of engraving, or mezzotinto, communicated by His Highness Prince Rupert to the author of this treatise, John Evelyn, Esq. Preview this item
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Sculptura ; or, The history and art of chalcography, and engraving in copper : with an ample enumeration of the most renowned masters and their works. To which is annexed, a new manner of engraving, or mezzotinto, communicated by His Highness Prince Rupert to the author of this treatise, John Evelyn, Esq.

Author: John EvelynRupert, Prince Count PalatineRichard HoustonJohn MurrayT WorlidgeAll authors
Publisher: London : Printed for J. Murray, (successor to Mr. Sandby) No. 32, Fleet-Street, MDCCLXIX [1769]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : The second editionView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Etched portraits
Mezzotints (prints)
Octavo
Early works
History
Portraits
Early works to 1800
Named Person: John Evelyn; John Evelyn
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Evelyn; Rupert, Prince Count Palatine; Richard Houston; John Murray; T Worlidge; National Art Library (Great Britain). Dyce Collection.
OCLC Number: 1008200385
Notes: A reissue of the second edition of 1755, with a cancel title page.
Copy [B] donated by the Rev. Alexander Dyce.
Horizontal chain lines.
Signatures: pi² a-b⁸ c² B-I⁸ K² L⁴.
Description: [4], xxxvi, 140 pages, 3 unnumbered leaves of plates (1 folded) : illustrations, portrait ; 19 cm (8vo)

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