Monday

The Anne Wagner album, 1795-1834

Memorials of Friendship. (Cover page verso), 1795

This album was owned and made by Anne Wagner in the period 1795-1834, now New York Public Library Digital Gallery. The album is a part of The Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle. The Collection was the creation of the financier Carl H. Pforzheimer, Sr. (1879-1957), who took a special interest in the lives and works of the poet Percy Bysshe Shelley and his contemporaries

Anchor in a floral frame

'Oh! grant me kind Heav'n, ... ' Mrs. Browne of Gwrych.

Music making angels

An animal on grass

2 comments:

Ulla said...

LOVELY!

Aputsiaq said...

I was amazed when I saw it...it was 'another time' back then when a propper lady did a lot of drawing and sewing, right?! Each page is a piece of art indeed!