Lithozôgraphia, or, Aqua-tinta stippled gradations produced upon drawings washed or painted on stone : including brief directions for executing drawings with ease and celerity, with a view to being printed by this process ; accompanied by illustrations shewing its applicability to figure, architectural, landscape, mechanical, and other designs : to which is added a description of the principal methods hitherto employed to obtain lavis, or washed effects on stone, chiefly translated and compiled from the works of eminent continental lithographers / by Joseph Aresti.

Title

Lithozôgraphia, or, Aqua-tinta stippled gradations produced upon drawings washed or painted on stone : including brief directions for executing drawings with ease and celerity, with a view to being printed by this process ; accompanied by illustrations shewing its applicability to figure, architectural, landscape, mechanical, and other designs : to which is added a description of the principal methods hitherto employed to obtain lavis, or washed effects on stone, chiefly translated and compiled from the works of eminent continental lithographers / by Joseph Aresti.

Creator

Aresti, Joseph.

Publisher

London : J. Aresti

Date

1857

Extent

[1], iv, [4], vi, [1], 16, [3] p., 10 (2 col.) : illustrations

Spatial Coverage

27 cm.

Type

text

Language

English

Description

With an additional titlepage, lithographed in colour.
Bound in contemporary cloth with blind stamped decoration and gold tooling on cover.

Provenance

Ex Libris: James Alipius Goold

Subject

Lithography
Chromolithography -- Technique

Identifier

766 A6819 LOAT 1857

Temporal Coverage

19th century

Coverage

England

Rights

Copyright expired

Access Rights

Annotation

Inscription in ink on verso of cover: "respectfully presented To His Lordship The Right Revd Dr Goold D.D. Bishop of Melbourne by the author".

Binding materials & treatment

Blind tooled bindings (Binding)
Gold tooled bindings (Binding)

Paper types

Wove papers (Paper)
Machine-made papers (Paper)

Provenance evidence

Donors' copies (Provenance)
Authors' presentation inscriptions (Provenance)

Edition

2nd ed.

Other library holdings

Manufacturer

Houlston & Wright

Citation

Aresti, Joseph., “Lithozôgraphia, or, Aqua-tinta stippled gradations produced upon drawings washed or painted on stone : including brief directions for executing drawings with ease and celerity, with a view to being printed by this process ; accompanied by illustrations shewing its applicability to figure, architectural, landscape, mechanical, and other designs : to which is added a description of the principal methods hitherto employed to obtain lavis, or washed effects on stone, chiefly translated and compiled from the works of eminent continental lithographers / by Joseph Aresti.,” Archbishop Goold Special Collection, accessed July 28, 2021, https://gooldlibrary.omeka.net/items/show/68.