RIT CARY GRAPHIC ARTS COLLECTION
The miracles of Our Lord
Jesus Christ - Art
Jesus Christ - Miracles
Illumination of books and manuscripts - Specimens
Chromolithography - Specimens
Bookbinding - Papier mâché
"Remarks of the illuminator. Descriptive index of the miracles" signed: H.N.H. [i.e. Henry Noel Humphreys]
Longman & Co.
Rochester Institute of Technology - RIT Libraries - Cary Graphic Arts Collection
Humphreys, Henry Noel, 1810-1880
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SPECIMEN Papier mâché 4
Bernard C. Middleton Collection of Books on the History and Practice of Bookbinding
England - London
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"The title-page contains a figure of the Saviour ... in a niche, ornamented in a style corresponding with the rest of the volume."--P. iii
"It has been sought to render the [papier mâché] cover also appropriate, by enriching it with medallions representing the principal miracles; it has been partly taken from a ... cover in "It has been sought to render the [papier mâché] cover also appropriate, by enriching it with medallions representing the principal miracles; it has been partly taken from a ... cover in carved ivory, executed in the 12th century ... The designs of the medallions are original."--P. iv
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