This immensely usable archive of antique illustrations now not most effective gives a phenomenal window at the items and products of a bygone technology, however is an absolute treasure trove of simply reproducible photograph Artwork as neatly.
Some 2,300 cuts culled from such uncommon 19th-century periodicals as The Artwork Journal, The Illustrated London News, The Medical American, and The Adolescence’s Companion had been arranged in handy classes: garments, furnishings, kitchenware, toys and video games, musical tools, stationery provides, household equipment, and a lot more.
Among them are particular and extremely reproducible illustrations of fanatics, corsets, toiletry kits, jewellery, curler skates, a toddler carriage, bicycles, baseball gloves, a pencil sharpener, crayons, fountain pen, typewriter, drafting equipment, compass, microscope, feather duster, parasol, small desk with smoking paraphernalia, prime-crowned “typhoon slippers,” and loads of different items.