Written inside cover: Fredk. Carder, Ivy Villa, Kingswinford, 1900
Carder sketchbook. Part of the Carder/Steuben archives.
Hinge at the top.
Sketches in pencil. Label inside front cover: Reeves & Sons, London.
First sketch is of a man's head and torso, posed as if leaning on his right arm, with the left arm outstretched holding a stick. Sketch includes closer views of the man's hands. Sketchbook includes 4 p. of sketches of men and women followed by 6 leaves of sketches of vases (last one labeled crown imperial) and 2 leaves of botanical designs. Only 20 pages were used; the remainder of the pages are blank.
Digitized by Boston Photo Imaging in September 2009.
Image of 6 vases (p. ) included in the exhibition titled Designing for a new century : works on paper by Lalique and his contemporaries, held at The Rakow Research Library, May 17, 2014-January 4, 2015.