Sketchbook by Francis F Clark and Sarah Clark
Sketchbook by Francis F Clark and Sarah Clark. 41 pencil sketches and watercolours of the beautiful area around Glengarriff in Ireland. 6.75 x 9.25 ins., The sketchbook is signed and dated 1838 together with details of the Clark's home address in Newcastle under Lyme. They stayed at the Eccles Hotel at Glengarriff, County Cork, when they compiled this very interesting sketchbook. Most of the drawings and sketches are completed, a few are just preliminary works, the standard of drawing is superb. This book is quite a treasure with some early sketches and watercolours of Irish scenery in County Cork.
Auction Date: October 2018