Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork. Articles include: 1. Contributions to the Literature of the Fine Arts. 1848 2. Neue Essays über Kunst und Literature. 1841-1862. 3. Reports of the Commisioners on the Fine Arts. 1841-1862. 4. Original Treatises dating from the Twelfth to the Eighteenth Centuries, on Painting. 1849. 5. Manual of Fresco and Encaustic Painting. 1843. 6. The Art of Fresco Painting 1846.