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Creator:
White, Frank H.
Title(s):

Frank H. White sketchbook.

Additional Title(s):

J. Tibbett's two-penny drawing book

Published/Created:
Dunstable, England, 1898.
Physical Description:
7 drawings in 1 volume ; 18 x 25 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NC650 .T53 1898+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Notes:
In stationer's original tan wrappers: "J. Tibbett's two-penny drawing book. Printing and stationery establishment, no. 11, High Street, Dunstable."
Annotated in graphite on front cover: "Frank H. White, Dunstable, 1898."
Tibbett's "drawing book" comprised 22 blank pages. Drawings include: a pair of apples on a branch (p. 1); a pair of pears on a branch (p. 4); a goat (p. 11); a dog, perhaps a terrier, on hind legs (p. 12); two facial studies, with eyes and nose (p. 14); a rural scene, including a man with pipe, woman with basket, and a dog (p. 17); a donkey, unfinished (p. 20). All drawings are executed in graphite, presumably by the Frank H. White named on the front cover, probably in his youth.
Subject Terms:
Animals.
Dogs.
Drawing -- Study and teaching.
Form/Genre:
Sketchbooks.
Children's art.
Graphite drawings.
Contributors:
Tibbett, James.
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