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Author Du Fresnoy, Charles Alphonse, 1611-1665.

Title The art of painting of Charles Du Fresnoy [microform] : Translated into English verse by William Mason, M.A. With annotations by Sir Joshua Reynolds, knt. president of the Royal academy.

Imprint York : Printed by A. Ward, ..., 1783.


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 Axe Basement Library of English Literature Microfiche Cabinets  LEL 11534    ---  Available
Description xix, [3], 213 p., advertising matter.
Series Library of English literature ; LEL 11534
Note Includes original Latin poem: De arte graphica.
Epistle [in verse] to Sir Joshua Reynolds: p. [v]-viii.
Appendix includes The sentiments of Charles Alphonse Du Fresnoy on the works of the principal and best painters of the last two ages: p. [129]-140.
The preface of Mr. Dryden to his translation, containing a parallel between poetry and painting: p. [141]-181.
Epistle [in verse] of Mr. Pope to Mr. Jervas: p. [183]-188.
A chronological list of painters from the revival of the art to the beginning of the present century by [Thomas] Gray: p. [189]-213.
Reproduction Microfiche. Chicago, Ill. : Library Resources, inc., 1970. 1 microfiche : positive ; 8 x 13 cm. (Library of English literature ; LEL 11534)
Note s 1970 ilu n
Subject Painting -- Early works to 1800
Latin poetry, Medieval and modern.
Added Author Mason, William, 1725-1797
Reynolds, Joshua, Sir, 1723-1792.
Dryden, John, 1631-1700.
Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744.
Gray, Thomas, 1716-1771.
Added Title De arte graphica [microform]

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