Brocas sketchbook 1999 (TX)
|Main Creator:||Brocas, Samuel Frederick, ca. 1792-1847|
Countryside and villages, particularly in Co. Wicklow. Woods and trees, horses, Irish country houses and some views of Dublin city and county. Also contains printed advertisments for Allen & Sons (32 Dame St., Dublin) drawing materials warehouse, and circulating collection of prints and drawings giving subscription rates and terms of loan.
|Format:||PRINTS & DRAWINGS|
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Printed label on cover: Sketch book anon. No.5
Printed advertisement label inside front cover: Cohen's fine prepared lead pencils ... sold at Allen and Sons' map, print, drawing material and stationery warehouse, No.32, Dame Street, Dublin
Printed advertisment inside back cover: Allen & Sons' circulating subscription collection of drawings and prints... The subscription to be paid at its commencement and a deposit made for the amount of the drawing or print taken away ...
1/4 bound Sketchbook with brown leather and marbled paper covers.
Some pages with watermark: J Whatman 1820
Physical description: 1 sketchbook (37 drawings) pencil 21.3 x 27.8 cm.
Attributed to Samuel Frederick Brocas
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|1999||Prints & Drawings - Appt. only||Prints & Drawings|
Reproduction rights owned by National Library of Ireland