¶ Haudicquer de Blancourt — Art of glass (1699)

April 7, 2014

19th cent.

Haudicquer de Blancourt, Jean. Art of glass, shewing how to make all sorts of glass, crystal and enamel, likewise the making of pearls, precious stones, china and looking-glasses, to which is added the method of painting on glass and enameling; also how to extract the colours from minerals, metals, herbs and flowers. London: printed for Daniel Brown, Thomas Bennet, D. Midwinter, Thomas Leigh, and R. Wilkin, 1699.

Translation of De l’art de la verrerie.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 46 (part; sold to Henry Wellcome for £1 8s.). — Henry Wellcome. — Unlocated.

References: ESTC.— MS catalogue (2), no. 24.

Digital version: EEBO.

Sotheby 1898:


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