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The art of modelling flowers in paper to imitate nature.

[London] : Hutton & Co., 6, Newgate Street, London, [ca. 1870?]
Physical Description:
8 p., 6 p. of plates : ill. ; 19 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
TT892 .A78 1870
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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With instructions on the cutting, molding, and construction of the anemone, carnation, China aster, corn flower, dahlia, field poppy, garden poppy, scarlet geranium, hawthorn or may, jasmine (white or yellow), larkspur, lily of the valley, myrtle, orange flower, ranunculus, rose, sweet pea, tulip, and white lily. A pattern for the petals of each flower is offered in the plates at end.
Hutton & Co. was working at this address in 1870. Cf. Street's Indian & Colonial mercantile directory.
Cover title.
BAC: British Art Center in original blue printed wrappers. Publisher's advertisements on recto and verso of back cover.
Subject Terms:
Artificial flowers -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Decorative arts -- Great Britain -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Fancy work -- Great Britain -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Hutton & Co. -- Publisher.
Lithography -- Specimens -- 1870.
Paper flowers -- Great Britain -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Paper work -- Great Britain -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

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