September 20, 2013

Child-painted illustrations.

Throughout The Dutch Twins by Lucy Fitch Perkins (1911). Original from Harvard University. Digitized April 7, 2005.

September 6, 2013

Child-painted illustrations.

Throughout Near Home: or, The Countries of Europe Described by Favell Lee Mortimer (1866). Original from Princeton University. Digitized February 14, 2008.

March 4, 2013

Child-painted plates.

Throughout Rainbows for Children by Caroline Sturgis Tappan (1848). Original from Harvard University. Digitized October 3, 2007.

January 21, 2013
Child-painted frontispiece of King Philip. 
From The History of King Philip’s War; Also of Expeditions Against the French and Indians in the Eastern Parts of New-England, in the Years 1689, 1690, 1692, 1696 and 1704 by Benjamin Church (1825). Original from the University of California. Digitized November 29, 2007.

Child-painted frontispiece of King Philip. 

From The History of King Philip’s War; Also of Expeditions Against the French and Indians in the Eastern Parts of New-England, in the Years 1689, 1690, 1692, 1696 and 1704 by Benjamin Church (1825). Original from the University of California. Digitized November 29, 2007.

March 25, 2012

Reader-painted plates.

Throughout A Complete View of Baltimore by Charles Varle (1833). Original from Harvard University. Digitized September 11, 2006.

December 21, 2011
Reader-painted plate.
From the title page of The Art of Angling: Rock and Sea Fishing by Richard Brooks (1740). 

Reader-painted plate.

From the title page of The Art of Angling: Rock and Sea Fishing by Richard Brooks (1740).