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Title(s):

The album & scrapbook frontispiece.

Additional Title(s):

Album and scrapbook frontispiece

Published/Created:
[Place of publication not identified] : [Publisher not identified], [186-?]
Physical Description:
1 sheet ([1] page): color illustrations ; 23 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Eph Pr 31
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Undetermined
Classification:
Prints
Notes:
"Decorative printed pages, often referred to as frontispieces, were printed in the 19th century and used as title-pages for scrap albums. The term 'frontispiece' applies to a pictorial left-hand page facing a title-page, but the 'album frontispiece' was inserted more often on the right."--Rickards
Title from caption below image.
Rickards, M. Encyclopedia of ephermera, page 14
Image of an open scrap book with green paper movable flap on which a poem is printed. When lifted up there is a collection of images which appear to be laying in the scrap book.
Subject Terms:
Albums
Amusements -- 19th century.
Paper works -- Specimens.
Scrapbooks
Form/Genre:
Ephemera.
Chromolithographs -- 186-?.
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