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Tall hardback, 12 x 9.5 inches. Quarter bound black leather to spine and corners, pebbled dark blue cloth boards. Gilt banding to spine and gilt lettering to front. Green endpapers. In very good condition. Cover has some wear to extremities; corners and ends of spine chipped, glue repair to cracked front hinge. To front endpaper is a hand-drawn crest-style bookplate “Fortiter.” Some fading to pages, “plates” all very clean and bright, a couple with some light foxing. Else an excellent collection of original artworks. Total of 41 original artworks pasted in. 35 Figure Portraits (mostly pencil, most coloured) and 6 watercolour Landscape Views. Collection of original drawings and paintings, possibly skilled amateur. Most portraits are in profile style, many small illustrations with a few full-page plates. Most are colored. Some are titled; The Boy Bill, 1881; J.G. Forole, 1882; G.H. Jissy; J.G. Moore, 1885; G. Traff; Teddy Allen, 1860; Emily Forole, 1885; M. Norton, 1885; F. Louch, 1886; L.J. Louch, 1886; E.M. 1855; G.A. Jorole, 1883; Ellen Novice, 1884; and “Babcary Church.” Other views are not known.
Title: Album of Original Artworks Mid-Victorian Album Collection of Original Pencil and Watercolour Drawings and Paintings.
Categories: ART - ORIGINAL,
Publisher: England 1881:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 82946
Keywords: ART - ORIGINAL Original Artwork, paintings, landscape, portraits, pencil, watercolour, hand drawn, hand painted, profile, art, victorian, 1881- 1860, Fortiter, Babcary Church, leather,