Hunt, F. Knight (ed.)
Title THE BOOK OF ART: CARTOONS, FRESCOES, SCULPTURE AND DECORATIVE ART...DIRECTIONS FOR PAINTING FRESCO.
Publisher London 1846
Seller ID 3451421778
189pp. Orig. blue cl., refurbished later lea. labels (extra set laid in). One signature loose. Beyond directions from various sources (Pozzo, Eastwood) the author reports on exhibitors in Parliament's new buildings (1843 &1844). Over 500 entries are noted, incl. the 1st cartoon (pre-fresco) exhibition in Westminster Hall. Hunt is much better known for his two vol. hist. of the 4th estate. This title (Fresco) is found in no libraries per OCLC. Deco. (3451421778)
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