Lot 608: Crystal Palace. The Crystal House Which Albert Built, , cotton handkerchief printed in sepia with a grid surrounding a picture of the Crystal Palace, each compartment with an image of figures and verse below, some staining and holes, 42 x 52cm (16.5 x 20.5ins), framed and glazed. Each of the twelve compartments have an appropriate verse based on the rhyme 'The House that Jack Built': 'This is the Man that drew the Plan/Of the Crystal House which Albert Built; 'These are the Men that handled the pen/To help the Man that drew the plan... ' &c. (1)
Dominic Winter's Children’s & Illustrated Books Auction June 2015
Thursday, 11th June 2015
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