A Sure and Convenient Machine for Drawing Silhouettes. 

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Resource details

Resource ID

11644

Access

Open

Title

A Sure and Convenient Machine for Drawing Silhouettes.

Date of Original

1792

Special Collection

Bentley-Blake Collection

Creator

Holloway, Thomas, 1748-1827, engraver

Format

1 leaf : illustration ; 34 x 27 cm

Storage Location

Rare Books

Notes

Plate opposite page 179, Lavater, Johann Caspar, 1741-1801. Essays on physiognomy. London : Printed for John Murray ..., 1789-1798. Volume II.

"A translation of the materially altered French version (La Haye, 1781-7) published by Lavater as his third recension" according to Osler.

Size of image: 21 x 17 cm

Engravings executed under inspection of Thomas Holloway.

The two parts of volumes II and III are bound separately, but are continuously paginated, and the second Parts do not have separate title-pages.

See Catalogue Link below for full Victoria University Library catalogue record.

Catalogue Number

Blake no.750 v.2:1

Copyright

Public Domain

Subject

Physiognomy

Sequence

0750

Item

Art print

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