Also within this journal is the original handwritten outline of Bakers Model and Object Drawing book that was later published in 1883. The book contains 188 pp.Some drawings and entries are done on only one side of the book so there are some scattered blank pages but for the most part the book contains lost of content and many interesting drawings including plants, people, landscapes, architecture, a fishing boat captain, an American Eagle and more! There are also some entries for home remedies including how to cure boils! In Very Good condition with gentle exterior wear.
The binding remains strong and tight and all pages are secured firmly. The text block is in Good condition with toning and some staining near the rear.Primarily done in pencil but all entries and drawings are bright and legible. Measures 8 1/2 x 5 7/8 x 1/2 thick.
Please view our other sketchbook/diary from this artist which we will be listing shortly. This journal was from his time in Brooklyn and contains drawings of States Island, Jersey City, Massachusetts landscapes and even a CDV photo of the artist! Please note we are limited to 12 photos so if you would like to see more feel free to message us!Please enjoy the photos for further item details and if you have any questions feel free to ask. Thank you and be sure to view our other listings!
The item "Antique 1878 Handwritten Manuscript Drawing Sketchbook Art Journal Lucas Baker" is in sale since Sunday, May 5, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Manuscripts". The seller is "massachusettsantiques" and is located in Northfield, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped worldwide.