An Introduction to The Study & Collection of Ancient Prints'Nil dictum quod non prius dictum, methodus solus artificem ostendit.'
London: Ellis and White, 29 New Bond Street. 1877. Second Edition, Revised and Enlarged. (i) Volume I. (ii) Volume II.
Book: 2 Vols. 4to (234 x 141mm). Cloth binding with gilt title stamped onto spine. (i) 373 pages. (ii) 305 pages with a few pull-out illustrations. Binding broken, worn and torn. Some sporadic spotting.
A comprehensive narrative outlining the development of printmaking; the various schools; methods and techniques; and the art of collecting.
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