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

Engraved by Unidentified artist, English, 18th century, 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


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

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with ten engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


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


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