Lined notebook, covers missing. Full of notes from an unidentified student in a design class, entries in pencil, dated July 1 through July 10, 1908. Many illustrations of household objects, ornamental patterns and flowers in crayon or colored pencil. Note on final page references a design book: Style of ornament by Alex Speltz, Bruno Hessling.
An unidentified design student's notebook, 1908 July 1-10. Miscellaneous manuscripts collection. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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U.S. public domain
Donated by Leonard Nezin, whose relationship to the creator of the notebook is unknown. Nezin guessed that the creator was a student at Columbia University.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560