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Creator:
Stevens, Thomas, 1828-1888.
Title(s):

The good old days.

Published/Created:
Coventry ; London : Thomas Stevens, [1879]
Physical Description:
1 silk picture : color ; 5 x 15 cm, in mount 14 x 21 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NK9002.S8 G6 Copy 1 Box
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
NK9002.S8 G6 Copy 2 Box
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
NK9002.S8 G6 Copy 3 Box
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Visual Materials
Notes:
"Woven in silk by Thomas Stevens, inventor and manufacturer, Coventry and London (registered)."
Date from Godden.
A woven picture, machine-embroidered on silk.
Godden, G. Stevengraphs and other Victorian silk pictures, 30
Includes printed advertisement, on reverse of the mount, for other subjects in the Stevengraph series.
"This landscape Stevengraph shows a Royal Mail coach being driven by four horses. The basic picture was first issued under the title The London & York ... coach. ... Within a few months, the picture was retitled The good old days ... A later, post-1889, issue under the same title is the same coach and horses with the addition of a winter landscape woven in the background [Godden 30a]. "--Godden.
Subject Terms:
Carriages and carts -- Great Britain -- Pictorial works.
Great Britain. Royal Mail -- Pictorial works.
Postal service -- Great Britain -- Pictorial works.
Silk pictures -- Specimens.
Form/Genre:
Embroidery (visual works)
Stevengraphs.
Textiles.
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