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Source:   Design -- Victorian

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Case for engravings, opened.

Image ID: 819964

Case for engravings, opened. (1889)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Case for engravings, opened.

Published Date

: 1889

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 24 x 16 cm. (9 1/4 x 6 1/2 in.)


: Printed on border: "Figure no. 9." "91" "…admires natural scenery will find an apt quotation to inscribe upon the case which protects her favorite views, while the musician who delights to gather about her counterfeit presentments of great musicains often inscribes upon the case a few bars from some famous composer's work, or perhaps transfers thereto her impression of some queen of song."

Original Source

: From Needle and brush : useful and decorative. (New York : Butterick Publishing Co., 1889) Butterick Publishing Company, Author.


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Design -- Victorian

Source Description

: 2 folders (70 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 819964

Record ID

: 711300

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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