China Painting by LEWIS, Florence.

China Painting by LEWIS, Florence.

China Painting

London Cassell & Company, 1883

55pp, colour illustrations. Small long quarto. Some light scattered foxing, but plates unaffected to make a good very good copy. A guide from the 1800s to the style of China painting, including 16 original coloured chromolitho plates. The publication of books by women designers reflects the increasing the visibility of Women Artists at the time. Lewis produced painted tiles for Doulton as accomplished finisher. She presents her practical guide to the materials and process of decorating china, with special attention to mixing and matching colours.

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