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Encaustic: or, Count Caylus's Method of Painting in The Manner of The Ancients, to Which is Added A Sure and Easy Method for Fixing of Crayons. By J. H. Muntz

By: MUNTZ, J. H. [ Jean-Henri Muntz 1727-1798 ] .

Price: £150.00

Publisher: London : Printed for the author; and A. Webley, at the Bible and Crown near Chancery Lane, Holborn 1760 . 0:

Seller ID: 44845

First edition. A very good full leather binding. 8vo. pp.8/pp.138/[4pp. - Advertisement / Contents] . Brown speckled calf. Edges rubed and bumped. Spine with 5 raised bands and recent tan leather title label. Previous owner's details to the verso of the front board: "Matthew Robinson, Burghfield, 1803." Foxing to endpapers, otherwise clean English text throughout. Printed title-page with engraved vignette of an artist's workshop. Also: Owner's details to top of the page: "Wm. Richard Sorle". VG. * ESTC citation no.: T147290 . ** "Encaustic painting, also known as hot wa... View more info