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Mémoire sur la peinture a l'encaustique et sur la peinture a la cire / par M. le comte de Caylus ... et M. Majault ...

Author/Creator:
Caylus, Anne Claude Philippe, comte de, 1692-1765.
Publication:
A Geneve : [s.n.] ; Et se vend à Paris : Chez Pissot Libraire ..., MDCCLV [1755]
Format/Description:
Book
[8], 133, [1] p., [1], II leaves of plates : ill. ; 21 cm. (8vo)
Fingerprint:
s.u- res: n,ne *LPo (3) 1755 (R)
Subjects:
Encaustic painting -- Early works to 1800.
Painting -- Early works to 1800.
Place of Publication:
Switzerland Geneva.
Notes:
Signatures: pi⁴ A-H⁸ I⁴(-I4?).
Engraved plates.
Woodcut title ornament, initial and head-piece.
Typographical ornaments.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Edgar Fahs Smith Memorial Fund.
Penn Libraries copy: leaves B5-B6, B7-B8, F7-F8, H5-H6 and H7-H8 unopened at fore-edge; leaves C5-C6 and C7-C8 partially unopened at fore-edge.
Penn Libraries copy: plate II torn and mended at fore-edge margin.
Chronology:
1755
Contributor:
Majault, M. (Michel Joseph).
Pissot, bookseller.
Edgar Fahs Smith Memorial Fund.
Web link:
The Edgar Fahs Smith Memorial Fund Home Page
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