(Schouman). Buckley, Wilfred.


And the Glasses that he engraved. With a Supplementary Note on Glasses Engraved by Frans Greenwood. Ernest Benn Limited 1931.
Slim 4to. [52]pp. 30 b/w. plates at rear. sl. browned, ex.-libris Joan Ross-Brown, gilt lettered cloth backed boards very sl. rubbed to corners, some very light fading to spine. No. 71 of a Limited Edition of 250 Copies. Aert Schouman or Aart Schouman (1710-1792), was a prolific and versatile Dutch painter, glass engraver, printmaker, collector and dealer, who produced still lifes, biblical and mythological themes, natural history studies, genre, historical works, portraits, sketches, etchings and mezzotints. He designed tapestries, painted wall-hangings and decorated objects such as fans, snuffboxes and even the glass windows of a magic lantern.
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