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Notes by Sir Augustus Wall Callcott on principles, rules and techniques of painting,, 1801-1820s, n.d.

MS. Eng. c. 2727
Held at the Weston Library

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With discussions of form, composition, colour, light and perspective, with some diagrams, and

  1. (fols. 152-7) a critique of a book on the life of Sir Joshua Reynolds, n.d.
  2. (fols. 158-97) a copy of Dr. Wollaston's essay 'On the apparent direction of eyes in a portrait', 1824, with critical notes, n.d.


  • Creation: 1801-1820s, n.d.


205 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Eng. c. 2727

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Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom