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Tegnebog

Andersen, Margit Yoel

Publication Date: 1895
Used Condition: Very Good Hardcover
From White Fox Rare Books, ABAA/ILAB (West Windsor, VT, U.S.A.)

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Dated 1895, but probably starting then and running another year or two. 8vo. 20.5 by 17 cm. Unpaginated, 100 pp., most of which have pencil sketches. The greatest number of pencil sketches are portraits of people, done with the developing skill of a child. One can see real progress through the album. While never achieving complete fidelity to a likeness, the trend is easily in that direction. There is also an abundance of animal portraits, and these predictably come much closer to a realistic representation. Most charming, though, are an anthropomorphic cartoon of frogs and two opulently decorated interiors, which also feature human figures. The young artist was of Norwegian origin, and thus the title, and there are a few captions rendered in Swedish. Moderate wear. Bookseller Inventory # 003696

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Title: Tegnebog

Publication Date: 1895

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Very Good

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