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The art of drawing and colouring from nature flowers, fruit, and shells: to which is added, correct directions for preparing the most brilliant colours for painting on velvet, with the mode of using them: also the new method of oriental tinting

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Whittock, N. (Nathaniel), 1791-1860
The art of drawing and colouring from nature flowers, fruit, and shells: to which is added, correct directions for preparing the most brilliant colours for painting on velvet, with the mode of using them: also the new method of oriental tinting
London: Isaac Taylor Hinton, 1829
4 unnumbered pages, 96 pages, 48 unnumbered leaves of plates ; illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm

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Contents

[Cover]

[Frontispiece]

[Title page] The art of drawing and colouring from nature, flowers, fruit, and shells; to which is added, correct directions for preparing the most brilliant colours for painting on velvet, with the mode of using them; also, the new method of Oriental tinting

[Contents] List of plates

[Frontispiece]

[Introduction] Introduction, pp. 1-3

Lesson I: jasmine and fuchica, pp. 4-8

Lesson II: tulip, pp. 9-12

Lesson III: fuschia, pp. 12-15

Lesson IV: leaves, pp. 16-21

Lesson V: China-aster, pp. 21-27

Lesson VI: honeysuckle, pp. 27-29

Lesson VII: moss rose buds, pp. 30-35

Lesson VIII: the major convolvulus, pp. 36-38 ff.

[Lesson IX: the apple blossom], pp. [unnumbered]-44

Lesson X: the South-American passion flower, pp. 44-49

Lesson XI: plums, pp. 49-53

Lesson XII: peaches, pp. 53-54 ff.

[Lesson XIII: currants], pp. [unnumbered]-57

Lesson XIV: grapes, pp. 57-58

Lesson XV: hyacinth, pp. 58-59

Lesson XVI: auricula, pp. 59-60

Lesson XVII: single anemones, pp. 60-62 ff.

[Lesson XVIII: the full-blown moss rose], pp. [unnumbered]-65

Lesson XIX: shells, pp. 65-68

Lesson XX: three shells, univalve, pp. 68-69

Painting on velvet, pp. 70-79

Oriental tinting, &c., pp. 80-84

Oil painting, fruit, flowers, &c., pp. 84-90

Group of fruit, pp. 90-92 ff.

[Group of flowers], pp. [unnumbered]-93

Historical notices, pp. 93-96 ff.

[Cover]


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