Drawing from a design notebook compiled by Harry Powell: c.1912
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A drawing from a design notebook compiled by Harry Powell from c.1912. Referred to as 'Glasses with Histories' this is Harry Powell's attempt to list and illustrate all Whitefriars glasses directly based on historical examples. The pictorial index gives source information and numbered sketches of Powell’s version followed by detailed photographs and notes. Sources listed are Egyptian, Cretan or Minoan, Roman, Clay pots, Spanish, German Flemish and Dutch, Venetian, French, English and Irish.
1912 AD - 1912 AD