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A new treatise on flower painting, or, Every lady her own drawing master : containing familiar and easy instructions for acquiring a perfect knowledge of drawing flowers with accuracy and taste : also complete directions for producing the various tints.

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Brookshaw, George, 1751-1823
A new treatise on flower painting, or, Every lady her own drawing master : containing familiar and easy instructions for acquiring a perfect knowledge of drawing flowers with accuracy and taste : also complete directions for producing the various tints.
London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown, J. Booth, J., 1818
[2], 36 pages, 23 leaves of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 31 cm

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Contents

[Cover]

[Frontispiece]

[Title Page]

On flower painting, pp. [unnumbered]-6

Of holding the pencil, pp. 7-8

[Samples of tints], pp. 9-16

On drawing the outlines of flowers, p. 17

Directions to make the various tints, in addition to what has been given before, p. 18

Blue, pp. 19-20

Pink or rose colour, p. 20

Purples, pp. 20-21

Green tints, p. 22

Observations, pp. 22-23

Orange colour tints, p. 24

Yellows, pp. 24 ff.

Plate I, pp. [unnumbered]-26

Plate II, pp. 26 ff.

Plate III, pp. [unnumbered]-27

Plate IV, pp. 28 ff.

Directions For colouring, pp. 29-36 ff.

[Plates]

[Cover]


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