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Autograph album - Marianna Applegate , 1860 - 1864

 Item
Identifier: BV 3

Dates

  • 1860 - 1864

Extent

1 Volumes

Language

English

Custodial History

Donor: Frederick E. Maser and Mary Louise Jarden Maser

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donor: Frederick E. Maser and Mary Louise Jarden Maser

Physical Description

20 x 16 cm. MS cntents: Inscriptions, pencil sketches, watercolor sketch, drawn "calling cards". Description: Album contains a mix of verse and sentiments. All entries are signed and most are dated. Calligraphic signature of album owner, "Marianna Applegate. January 1860," is recorded on first page of book. Includes several pages of pencil sketches imitating calling cards, some of which have been filled in with signatures; a pen drawing of a branch of leaves, which contain signatures; a watercolor sketch; a page on which a pencil drawing of a branch with an apple as a rebus for the owner's name. Some pages of colored paper. Bookplate: Frederick E. Maser and Mary Louise Jarden Maser. New York: Leavitt & Allen. Blank book. Publisher's binding. Embossed leather binding in brown with blue inset, partly gilt. Front cover and title page: 'Leaves of Affection'. Spine: 'Album'. Five printed genre scenes. Condition: Good. One free, pink, guard sheet.

Dimensions

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General

20 x 16 cm. MS cntents: Inscriptions, pencil sketches, watercolor sketch, drawn "calling cards". Description: Album contains a mix of verse and sentiments. All entries are signed and most are dated. Calligraphic signature of album owner, "Marianna Applegate. January 1860," is recorded on first page of book. Includes several pages of pencil sketches imitating calling cards, some of which have been filled in with signatures; a pen drawing of a branch of leaves, which contain signatures; a watercolor sketch; a page on which a pencil drawing of a branch with an apple as a rebus for the owner's name. Some pages of colored paper. Bookplate: Frederick E. Maser and Mary Louise Jarden Maser. New York: Leavitt & Allen. Blank book. Publisher's binding. Embossed leather binding in brown with blue inset, partly gilt. Front cover and title page: 'Leaves of Affection'. Spine: 'Album'. Five printed genre scenes. Condition: Good. One free, pink, guard sheet.

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