Notes Paris, Aug. & Sept. 1897 / F. Carder, Ivydene John St., Wordsley.

Title: 
Notes Paris, Aug. & Sept. 1897 / F. Carder, Ivydene John St., Wordsley.
Author/Artist: 
Carder, Frederick.
Publisher: 
1897.
Description: 
1 v. (unpaged) : ill. ; 18 x 12 cm.
Bib ID: 
112185
Notes: 
Digitized by Boston Photo Imaging in August 2010.
Archives.
One of the Notebooks of Frederick Carder.
Black cover with gold edging and marbled endpapers. Only 23 leaves have been used. Title page includes sketches of 3 heads (1 woman, 2 men) from the back left side and very faint beginnings of sketches of 3 others.
Diary describing Carder's trip, with entries dated between August 22-31. Includes his impressions on the city, its architecture and art.
Mentions cameo glass in the Louvre (leaf 5-6); cameo glass by Gallé and Leveilli? and glass vases by Roepping at Luxembourg Palace (leaves 9-10); pâte de verre by Henri Cros (leaf 12); Tiffany favrile glass (leaf 12-13); pyrometric cones by Seger (leaf 16); Venetian and German glass in the Musée de Cluny (leaf 17); impressions of French glassware seen in shops (leaf 19-20).