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The Principles of Ornament, or the Youth's Guide to the Drawing of Foliage

Designer:
Designed and etched by Matthias Lock (British, London ca. 1710–ca. 1765 London)
Publisher:
Robert Sayer (British, Sunderland 1725–1794 Bath)
Published in:
London
Date:
[ca. 1765]
Medium:
Illustrations: etching and engraving
Dimensions:
5 1/4 x 7 7/8 x 1/4 in. (13.4 x 20 x 0.6 cm)
Classifications:
Books, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1934
Accession Number:
34.90.2
Not on view
M. Heckscher, 1979, no. IX, p. 19; Ward Jackson p. 39 ("no complete copy recorded")
Morrison Heckscher "Lock and Copland: a Catlogue of the Engraved Ornament." in Furniture History. vol. 15, 1979, cat. no. IX-B, p. 19.



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