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TRAVELLER’S SKETCHBOOK
TRAVELLER’S SKETCHBOOK
TRAVELLER’S SKETCHBOOK
TRAVELLER’S SKETCHBOOK
TRAVELLER’S SKETCHBOOK
TRAVELLER’S SKETCHBOOK
TRAVELLER’S SKETCHBOOK
TRAVELLER’S SKETCHBOOK
TRAVELLER’S SKETCHBOOK
Images of India, Killarney, The Lake District etc
Unpublished manuscript1833
[ANON] Sketch book, approx 26cm x 19cm, quarter bound in morocco with marbled boards in landscape format, spine rubbed and worn but the binding still holding.Containing 19 scenes in India , several small watercolours and other larger pencil sketches , a few loosely inserted and some signed “JH” with dates ’27 and ’33. There are other sketches and watercolours including a full page watercolour showing Killarney [“JH 1833”], a page with two images of a pheasant and a peacock, and pencil drawings of locations in England. There is a curious inscription in pencil to the rear board , in an indistinct ,possibly very aged hand, as follows:” Mrs Hutchinson, Miss Hutchinson, A.H.Mitcholson (?) Esq, John P Trotter Esq went in a Boat overland from Callander to Loch Lubhaig , when (?) killed twelve dozen trout weighing 159 pounds and ( indistinct) weighing 360 lbs”. 17/cia/tb
condition: Very good

£350.00   



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