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1843 Watercolor & Pen and Ink Album for Jayne Lloyd Haines from her Father, Wm Haines, January 26, 1843

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Price: $1,950.00

Product Code: 240039

A large format album with embossed covers with an illuminated title page identifying the giver and receiver of the album.  An album rich in creativity with a few musings and writings, but predominantly a combination of   well executed full page pen and ink drawings, many done after famous works a charcoal drawing watercolors, some composition works, that have been cut out and applied either as a single object or part of a collage handcolored cut-out etching well composed pages of scrap and cut-out works, mostly decorative but some with morals and enigmas elaborately cut applied silhouettes of military invasions a cobweb  with watercolor fuchsia that lifts to reveal a printed silk friendship verse on the inside back cover Elaborate gilt stamped cover.  Measures 9 1/2" x 12". .