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A TREATISE ON PAINTING,
Cennini, Cennino.

A TREATISE ON PAINTING,

In the Year 1437; And First Published in Italian in 1821, with an Introduction and Notes by Signor Tambroni: Containing Practical Directions for Painting in Fresco, Secco, Oil and Distemper, with the Art of Gilding and Illuminating Manuscripts Adopted by the old Italian Masters. Translated by Mrs Merrifield. Edward Lumley ... 1844.
Large 8vo. lxx + 177pp. 9 plates in outline, 2 hand coloured plates heightened in gilt. Some light browning, original gilt dec. cloth, foxed and with some marking, rebacked with much of original gilt spine laid down, a.e.g. Inscribed to half title ‘The Right Honble. Lord John Russell With the respectful compliments of the Translator.’
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