Artist's Sketch Book -- Pen and Ink Drawings, Ads
A "Rowney & Co. Fine Quality Sketch Book," paper-covered boards, cloth backstrip; small oblong 8vo (7-by-5 inches); contains 19 pen and ink drawings, as well as several later pencil sketches by a different hand. Boards worn; a few leaves starting; just a little dusty overall. One image chipped at top corner, but not infringing on the subject of the drawing (a man and a woman on horseback, the woman lighting the man's cigarette). A impressive collection of professional quality pen and ink drawings, possibly advertisements or newspaper illustrations, a number of them relating to Greys Cigarettes, Kensitas Virginia Cigarettes, toothpaste, and Scott Motorcycle Company. Other drawings depict a WWI tank, a caricature of a railway worker on strike, two women in a parlor room, a child at play, and character studies. The pencil drawings offer landscapes and a few character studies. Bookseller Inventory # D5262
Title: Artist's Sketch Book -- Pen and Ink Drawings...
Publisher: c. 1920
Publication Date: 1920
Book Condition: Very Good+
Payment Methods Accepted by Seller
Check Money Order
Sanctuary Books, A.B.A.A.
New York, NY, U.S.A.
AbeBooks Seller Since July 15, 2002
Please reserve books by email or by phone. All items subject to prior
sale. NYS residents must include 8.875% sales tax. We accept checks,
money orders, online payment through paypal. Full refund within 15 days
provided book is returned in same condition as sent.
Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.