The Practice of Art: A Classic Victorian Treatise, Paperback / softback Book

The Practice of Art: A Classic Victorian Treatise Paperback / softback



English painter and lithographer J. D. Harding wrote several popular books on art instruction — here is one of his finest.

A comprehensive Victorian manual on the philosophy and principles of art, this classic guide is geared toward practicing artists.

Twenty-four black-and-white plates of his illustrations accompany observations and instructions on composition, light and shade, drawing from nature, and related subjects.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 192 pages
  • Publisher: Dover Publications Inc.
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  • Category: Art techniques & principles
  • ISBN: 9780486811284



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