Alphabets; Initials ; Illumination of books and manuscripts
Illustrated title page in colors; Ornamental borders; Bibliographical foot-notes; "The art of illuminating: what it was,--what it should be,--and how it may be practiced. By M. Digby Wyatt, architect." pages 1-96; "Exhibited: Gothic Revival and...
Added chromolithographed title page signed: Snyder, Black & Sturn, lithographers, 92 William St. N.Y; "Francis Hart & Co., printers, 63 Cortlandt St. N.Y."--verso of title page; Includes bibliography (pages 22-30)
Accordion style folder houses 74 white embroidered edging samples mounted on yellow background with gilt frames; On cover: Job lot offer, Ref. 812; Forms part of: Mary Ann Beinecke Decorative Art Collection; Gift Beinecke, Mary Ann 1977
Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827 -- Portraits; George, Saint, d. 303; Diogenes, d. ca. 323 B.C; Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848 -- Portraits; Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1809-1894 -- Homes and haunts -- Massachusetts -- Cambridge; Raphael (Archangel);...
Prints, American -- 19th century; New York (N.Y.); Central Park (New York, N.Y.); People; Hats; Horses; Figures -- Male; Figures -- Female; Carriages; Whips; Animals; Community life; Leisure; Men; Transportation; Urban life; Women
After Winslow Homer
Curatorial inscription notes: Signed lower right: W HOMER Printed below: The Drive in the Central Park, New York, September, 1860. Printed above: 584 Harper's Weekly. 585
Prints, American -- 19th century; Interior spaces; People; Figures -- Female; Figures -- Male; Wealth; Poverty; Thanksgiving Day; Economics and class; Holidays; Men; Urban life; Women
After Winslow Homer
Curatorial inscription notes: Signed lower left: W HOMER Printed below: Thanksgiving Day, 1860.—The Two Great Classes of Society. Printed in image: The Two Great Classes. Those who have more Dinners than appetite. Those...
Coal-tar colors; Calico-printing; Dyes and dyeing; International Exhibition (1861 : London, England)
Includes mounted specimens of cloth. Included are textile samples from Wood and Wright, Calico printers and bleachers, Manchester (England); Edward Schunck and Simon Pincoffs, dye chemists, Manchester (England); E. Brooke and Co., dye chemists,...
Founded upon the author's 'Chemistry of calico printing' --Pref; Spine title: Calico printing and dyeing; Later edition has title: A dictionary of dyeing and calico printing; In case; Includes bibliographical references and index