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'Art of the black-and-white artist, and the wood-engraver, with some beautiful examples, collected by John A. Hipkins.', Late 19th century-early 20th century.

Identifier: MS.2931

Scope and Contents

The scrapbook contains specimens chiefly of the nineteenth century, including many illustrating the work of the deaf, preceded by a note by Miss Hipkins. Also two crayon portraits by John A Hipkins (pages 60-62); an address given by him on the achievements of the deaf in France (page 71); an original letter of Abbe Sicard (page 79 b); original studies of animals by Walter Geikie (page 84); and original paintings by Frank Maguire (page 90).


  • Creation: Late 19th century-early 20th century.

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97 Leaves ; Folio.

Language of Materials

From the Series: Undetermined


v folios + 184 pages.

Repository Details

Part of the National Library of Scotland Archives and Manuscripts Division Repository

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