The art of painting in miniature : teaching the speedy and perfect acquisition of that art without a master. By rules so easy, and in a method so natural as to render this charming accomplishment universally attainable.
London: Printed for J Hodges and M Cooper, 1752. The sixth edition, translated from the original French (hardback). 12mo (17cm by 10cm), title, 4pp dedication, 4pp preface, 150pp, 6pp table of contents. Engraved frontispiece, one plate and one text illustration. Contemporary full brown calf, spine unlettered. The binding is heavily rubbed, there is an ownership inscription to the front free endpaper, and one signature is proud. Overall, this copy is in good condition.
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Book number: 43354
GBP 80.00 [Appr.: EURO 94.25 US$ 111.49 | JP¥ 12234]