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Author: William Salmon
Title: Polygraphice, or, The arts of drawing, engraving, etching, limning, painting, vernishing, japaning, gilding, &c. : in two volumes ...
Publisher: London : Printed for A. and J. Churchill ..., and J. Nicholson ...
Publ. year: 1701
Subject (keywords, tags): Art; Portrait painting; Medicine; Palmistry; Alchemy

Description:

Pages 225-300 lacking in pagination
Plate count includes the frontispiece portrait and an added engraved title-page
Signatures: A a B-P 2A-3R
Statement of responsibility follows the edition statement on title-page
(from title-page) I. The arts of drawing men, women, landskips, &c. II. Of engraving, etching, and limning. III. Of painting, washing, coloring, gilding. IV. Of the original, advancement and perfection of painting, with the various paintings of the ancients. V. Of the arts of beautifying and perfuming. VI. Of the arts of dying and staining. VII. Of alchymie, and the grand elixir of philosophers. VIII. Of the 112 chymical arcana of Peter Faber. IX. Of chiromantical signatures. X. Of staining and painting glass, enamel and Gems. XI. Of vernishing, japaning, and gilding
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Contributor: Research Library, The Getty Research Institute
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