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The American Drawing Book: Manual for the Amateur, Basis of Study for the Professional Artist

Author:
John Gadsby Chapman (American, Alexandria, Virginia 1808–1889 New York)
Illustrator:
Asher Brown Durand (American, Jefferson, New Jersey 1796–1886 Maplewood, New Jersey)
Publisher:
W. J. Widdleton (New York, NY)
Date:
1864
Medium:
illustrations: wood engraving
Dimensions:
book: 12 1/16 x 9 5/8 x 1 7/16 in. (30.7 x 24.4 x 3.6 cm) sheet: 11 11/16 x 8 7/8 in. (29.7 x 22.5 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1954
Accession Number:
54.524.2
Not on view
Vendor: Carl W. Drepperd
Rona Schneider American Painter Etchings 1853-1908 Ex. cat., Grolier Club, New York. New York, February 21 - April 1, 1989, cat. no. 8, p. 8.

Catherine Hoover Voorsanger, John K. Howat Art and the Empire City ex. cat., Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York and New Haven, 2000, cat. no. 132, fig. no. 132, p. 463.



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