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Twelve original character studies illustrating A tale of two cities

Collection Data

Description
Consists of pictorial t.p., hand-lettered table of contents and 12 full-length character portraits.
Names
Kyd, 1856 or 7-1937 (Artist)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1880 (Questionable)
Library locations
George Arents Collection
Shelf locator: Arents BIP (Dickens, C. Sketches, original) AL 03-125
Topics
Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870. Tale of two cities
Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870 -- Characters
Genres
Illustrations
Drawings
Notes
Date: Possible date of execution from portfolio.
Citation/reference: For similar item, cf. Podeschi, J.B. Dickens, H1715.
Physical Description
Ink drawings
Watercolors
Extent: 14 drawings : pen and ink, watercolor ; 29 cm.
In burgundy cloth portfolio, in burgundy cloth clamshell case with Dickens' signature stamp in gilt on front (30 cm.).
Each drawing signed "Kyd" in red ink, with caption in red ink.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15762970
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f390bdf0-8edd-0132-c7bc-58d385a7b928
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