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Drawn title page inscribed "Alfred Crowquill [Alfred Henry Forrester, 1804–1872], Original Designs for Pottery and Porcelain, ca. 1845–1855," with Drawing of Lily Cup

Artist:
Alfred Henry Forrester [Alfred Crowquill] (British, London 1804–1872 London)
Patron:
Commissioned by Samuel Alcock & Company (British, active ca. 1828–1859)
Date:
1845–55
Medium:
Pen and ink, watercolor and gouache
Dimensions:
sheet: 16 3/4 x 11 7/16 in. (42.5 x 29 cm) drawing mount: 6 3/8 x 7 3/8 in. (16.2 x 18.8 cm)
Classifications:
Drawings, Albums
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1956
Accession Number:
56.527(1)
Not on view
Inscription: "Alfred Crowquill [Alfred Henry Forrester, 1804–1872], Original Designs for Pottery and Porcelain, ca. 1845–1855" and "Lily Cups", the latter dated "1851" (looks like 1857)
Vendor: Elkin Mathews, Ltd.
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