Gems of Business and Ornamental Penmanship

1858 (?)
Calligrapher J. S. Duncan (American, 19th century), Lithograph(s) by William Schuchman (American, born in Germany, about 1824), Publisher P. Duff (American, 19th century)


Place of Publication: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

Dimensions

Overall: 28.4 x 22.1 x 1.7 cm (11 3/16 x 8 11/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

1978.376

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 55 lithographs

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Pittsburgh: P. Duff [1858?]) Quarto; 56 ff.; original publisher’s gilt-stamped red cloth.

Samples of lettering and ornamental penmanship designs.


Pittsburgh: P. Duff [1858?]

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport, RI (1893-1863), by whom bequeathed to MFA (accessioned September 13, 1978).

Credit Line

Bequest of Maxim Karolik