Flower Painting Instruction with Hand-Colored PlatesGeorge Brookshaw. A New Treatise on Flower Painting, or Every Lady Her Own Drawing Master: Containing Familiar and Easy Instructions for Acquiring A Perfect Knowledge of Drawing Flowers with Accuracy and Taste. London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown, J. Booth, and J. Lepard, 1818.
First edition. Quarto. 36 pages. Twenty-four plates, of which eleven are full-color (lacking one color plate). Plates measure 12 x 9.5 inches.
Contemporary green half leather with marbled boards. Leather spine label with gilt titles. Binding is heavily rubbed and scuffed. Toning and foxing throughout, with a few spots of soiling. A very good copy.
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