Lot 395: Sketchbook. An English architectural sketchbook, 1882-1887, approximately eighty pen & ink and pencil drawings and sketches, mostly captioned in manuscript, and many dated, a few loose, but mostly mounted on rectos of twenty-eight textured leaves, comprising mainly studies of architectural and interior detailing, e.g. corbels, oriel and tracery windows, wrought ironwork, pulpits, and drawings of buildings, e.g. Old Hospital, Mermaid St, Rye; Chastleton; Temple Guyting, Gloucestershire; At Broadwell, Oxon; Eastbury Ho. Nr. Barking; New College, Oxford; Old Headington, Oxon; Winchelsea looking out; Robertsbridge, Surrey, plus one or two landscapes, original card covers, rubbed and worn to extremities, 4to, 29 x 25cm (11.5 x 9.75ins), together with engraved title-page and two engraved plates from Vedute delle Fabriche, Piazze, et Strade Fatte Fare Nuovamte in Roma, by Giovanni Battista Falda, published by Rossi, 1665, and eight late 18th century engraved plates of classical bronze candelabra (2)
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