The Science Of Beauty, As Developed In Nature And Applied Art.

HAY, D. R.



William Blackwood and Sons.


Edinburgh and London




By d. r. hay, f.r.s.e.

Item Description

Large 8vo. 10.25 x 6.75 inches. xi + [1] + 108 + 1v pp. publisher's catalogue. Bound in original brown cloth, gilt, with blind stamped borders. A little wear to extremities, browning of endpapers and foxing largely confined to last few pages; otherwise a very good copy. Some pencil notes at end Illustrated by 23 plates and by tables in text. A study of art theory in form and colour, well illustrated by plates. It considers the human figure, including 'feminine proportion and contour,' and colour harmony. David Ramsay Hay (1798-1866) was a Scottish artist, designer and colour theorist.

[Stock No. 27139]

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