Scraps by many hands : the property of Gore Willock.

Author
Willock, George Boileau [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
[England] : [G. Willock], [ca. 1855-1885]
Description
1 album ([170] pages) : chiefly illustrations ; 30 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Caricatures and cartoonsEngland19th century [Browse]
Former owner
Rare books genre
ScrapbooksGreat Britain19th century [Browse]
Summary note
Album of original cartoons, watercolors, and pen-and-ink sketches; contains 259 sketches and a few printed cartoons, including one "sent to Punch January 1868", presumably by Willock. The album is signed by Gore Willock, son of George. A collection of original art work by George Boileau Willock, born 1832, and his artistic friends. The album was passed to his son, Gore Wynard Willock, 1861-1910. Two printed items are laid in: A legend of Broadstairs : for private circulation only. Broadstairs : Printed by E. Cantwell ... , [18--?]. Signed: G.B.W.; and A true tale : told by Mariah Hane to Sarah Jane, inscribed "Gore from the Author."
Notes
Title in manuscript.
Binding note
GAX copy: Contemporary half brown roan, cloth boards, lettered in gilt on front cover: "G.B.W."
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