The water colour sketchers' pocket book / [F. Carder].

Title: 
The water colour sketchers' pocket book / [F. Carder].
Author/Artist: 
Carder, Frederick.
Publisher: 
1899-1900.
Description: 
60 leaves : ill. ; 10 x 17 cm.
Bib ID: 
115884
Notes: 
Back cover is loose.
Digitized by Boston Photo Imaging in September 2009.
Fish design on leaf [17] scanned July 2010. Image to be displayed at the Chrysler Museum.
Title from cover.
Carder sketchbook. Part of the Carder/Steuben archives.
Brown Windsor & Newton sketchbook of 60 leaves of "imitation Steinbach" paper. Sketches all in pencil.
"F. Carder, Ivy Villa, Kingswinford, N. Dudley, Nov.-Dec. 1899"--Verso of 1st prelim. p.
First sketches are of a design for a hand mirror in gesso and a book cover for "Songs of Scotland". Includes sketches of human figures, various decorative motifs, birds, botanicals and glassware. Last 34 leaves are blank with 2 designs for glass vases on recto of last page: "green lines & diamonds" and "green lines & pillars".
Design on leaf [16] is dated Oct. 1900.