"Shewing, I. The antiquity, excellency and usefulness of that divine art, to those who are desirous of being acquainted with the true knowledge and secrets therein contained, II. Plain instructions to form a right judgment of the real value of good pictures, and how to distinguish originals from copies, III. A chronological account of the most celebrated painters, from their rise, to the present time.
Source of Acquisition:
Rare Books copy: Purchased with funds from the James Milholland Rare Books Endowment; 20056.