Sketchbook consisting of 24 finely-executed pencil drawings, some signed (or annotated) “N.A.A.”. Artist's Sketchbook.
Sketchbook consisting of 24 finely-executed pencil drawings, some signed (or annotated) “N.A.A.”

1860s Sketchbook of Fine Pencil Drawings

Sketchbook consisting of 24 finely-executed pencil drawings, some signed (or annotated) “N.A.A.”.

Ca. 1863.

1 vols. 7 x 9 inches. 1860s Sketchbook of Fine Pencil Drawings. Brown cloth, gilt, cover detached, some pages loose with marginal chipping not affecting images. Item #39956

With ownership inscription on front pastedown: “Helen W. Avery / 19 Chester Park” (possibly related to N.A.A.) and dated, in another hand, 1863-4. The drawings are of a very high quality. Subjects include flowers and figures, but mainly consist of landscapes and architecture; many could be removed and framed to advantage. Laid in are an architectural lithograph and a pencil landscape in another hand.

Price: $500.00 Free Domestic Delivery