Catalog Record: The student's instructor in drawing and working the five orders of architecture. Fully explaining the best methods for striking regular and quirked mouldings; for diminishing and glueing of columns and capitals; for finding the true diameter of an order to any given height; for striking the Ionic volute, circular or elliptical with finished examples, on a large scale, of the orders, their planceers, &c. and some designs for door-cases ... engraved on forty-one plates, with explanations | HathiTrust Digital Library

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The student's instructor in drawing and working the five orders of architecture.
Fully explaining the best methods for striking regular and quirked mouldings; for diminishing and glueing of columns and capitals; for finding the true diameter of an order to any given height; for striking the Ionic volute, circular or elliptical with finished examples, on a large scale, of the orders, their planceers, &c. and some designs for door-cases ... engraved on forty-one plates, with explanations.
By Peter Nicholson ...

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Main Author: Nicholson, Peter, 1765-1844.
Language(s): English
Published: London, J. Taylor, 1823.
Edition: The 5th ed. Considerably augm. and improved.
Subjects: Architecture > Orders.
Note: Environ Dsgn NA2815.N5: ENVI Rare
Physical Description: viii, 39 p. 41 pℓ. (1 fold.)
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