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Sculptura Historico-Technica: or, the History and Art of Engraving.... The Fourth Edition.

1770
Engraved by Unidentified artist, English, 18th century (English), After Abraham Bosse (French, 1604–1676), Author William Faithorne, Sr. (English, 1616–1691), Author Filippo Baldinucci (Italian, 1625–1697), Publisher James Marks (English, died in 1789)


Place of Publication: London, England

Catalogue Raisonné

ESTC (RLIN): T085554; Levis, Descriptive Bibliography...Engraving, p. 38, no. XXVI

Dimensions

Overall: 17 x 11 x 2.3 cm (6 11/16 x 4 5/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

BR1353

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with ten engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(London: J. Marks, 1770) Duodecimo; 138 leaves, plus 10 plates; modern green buckram boards.

Technical illustrations of tools and processes for engraving and etching


London: J. Marks, 1770

Provenance

W. Martin (signature on title); J. H. Clark, by whom given to MFA Library, 1903; transferred to Print Dept., 1903.

Credit Line

Gift of J. H. Clark