A late Victorian and later lady's illustrated drawing-room c...





A late Victorian and later lady's illustrated drawing-room commonplace-friendship album, the property of Kath: Ada Campbell, inscribed in ink manuscript from 1889, colourful paper leaves illustrated with accomplished pen-and-ink caricatures and cartoons, a herbarium leaf of dried flora and foliage, watercolour and pencil still lives enclosing passages from belles-lettres, other leaves of prose and verse, friends' sentiments, loosely inserted mounted watercolour: "Corsica/as seen from Cannes before sunrise Jan:ry 1866/distant 155 miles"; cut-paper still life, mounted; other loosely-inserted ephemera, contemporary black roan gilt, all-edges gilt, 4to, [1]

Auction Date: 3rd Mar 2022 at 10am

Fees apply to the hammer price:

Room and Absentee Bids:
29.70% inc VAT*

Online and Autobids:
29.7% inc VAT*

*These fees include buyers premiums and internet surcharges.
Please see the auctioneers terms & conditions for more information

Other Lots in this Auction

Sale Dates:
3rd Mar 2022 10am (Lots 1 to 473)