A treatise on ancient painting :
containing observations on the rise, progress, and decline of that art amongst the Greeks and Romans; ... To which are added some remarks on the peculiar genius, character, and talents of Raphael, Michael Angelo, Nicholas Poussin, and other celebrated modern masters; ... The whole illustrated ... with fifty pieces of ancient painting : discovered at different times in the ruins of old Rome ... engraved from drawings of Camillo Paderni a Roman, ... By George Turnbull LL.D.
|Main Creator:||Turnbull, George, 1698-1748.|
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London : printed for the author; and sold by A. Millar, 1740.
Titlepage in red and black.
With a leaf containing a list of subscribers, the verso of which is numbered vi.
Physical description: xl,,183,p.,plates ; 2to and fol.
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