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Sketchbooks

Reference code
NEV/01/001
Title
Sketchbooks
Date
1844-71
Level of description
file
Scope and content
Three sketchbooks containing landscapes, architectural and miscellaneous drawings, 1844-71. Pencil, wash, w/col, etc.:- 1. Lake District, first page dated June 1847;- 2. England, including Stamford, and North Wales, 1847-c. 1871;- 3. Mostly Scotland, but including miscellaneous drawings, some by other artists, eg. 'Symptoms of a Pic-nic Hampton May 1844' and a w/col by I.G.Bonney of 'Saxon Arches in Mrs Clements Garden at Reading'. Oblong quarto, dark green spine, with green boards (1); small folio, designed as covers containing pouches of drawing paper (2,3), respectively half leather, brown, with marbled boards, and dark green leather spine, with green boards.
Previous reference number(s)
SAL/MS/911/1/1-3