1891. Item #A4371
Bartholomew, W.N. Lessons in Pencil Drawing from Nature: Parts I-III + Supplements A and B. Boston: L. Prang & Co. 1891. Five portfolios of 12 plates each, all in original printed envelopes (browned, worn, stained). Together with a booklet and 4 sheets advertising Prang's art books. The plates are overall very good and clean. Supplement A lacks 2 plates (2, 12). ** Progressive landscape and seascape studies, no text. Bartholomew, also known for his daguerreotypes of the California gold rush, taught drawing in the Boston public schools for many years.