Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    George Hamilton. The Elements Of Drawing, In Its Various Branches For The Use Of Students. London: Richard Phillips, 1812. Krown & Spellman retail: $500. First Edition. 8vo. [A]4, B-G8, H2. [x],102,[26]pp. Contemporary red roan backed marbled boards, vellum tips, hinges cracked at head, some offsetting from plates, small marginal tear to B8. 51 engravings (13 hand-colored, 2 very partial, the others are by an owner's hand, it was issued with only 9 colored). From the Krown & Spellman Collection.

    More Information: "...this is the first arranged and comprehensive work on this Art ever published in England..." [From the preface.]         NSTC H333. Abbey, Life, 135.

    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    Calculate Standard Domestic Shipping

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2015
    2nd Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 8
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 198

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $100,000 (minimum $14), plus 20% of any amount between $100,000 and $1,000,000, plus 12% of any amount over $1,000,000 per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2019 September 14 - 15 Americana & Political The David and Janice Frent Collection of Political & Presidential Americana 8 - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    The resulting auction of my property overwhelmed me. I want to thank Tom Slater and the Heritage team for a very satisfactory experience and profitable result with my historical consignment.
    Henry L.,
    Lexington, KY
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2018 September 13 Rare Books & Maps Signature Auction Books - Dallas
    2018 September 13 Rare Books & Maps Signature Auction Books - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $1,099,525