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Pattern book

  • Place of origin:

    London (printed)

  • Date:

    ca. 1870 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Morgan Brothers (printed for)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lithography, typography and binding

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case M, shelf 65, box K []

Physical description

Pattern book with 21 sheets of lithograph designs, with price list.

Place of Origin

London (printed)


ca. 1870 (printed)


Morgan Brothers (printed for)

Materials and Techniques

Lithography, typography and binding


height: 12.25 in, width: 9.75 in

Descriptive line

Pattern book containing 21 sheets of lithographs of designs for bread platters, butter platters, cheese platters, and dessert platters, in carved wood work, London, ca. 1870

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Engraving, Illustration & Design, Old English Pattern Books of the Metal Trades: A Descriptive Catalogue of the Collection in the Museum. London: Printed under the Authority of His Majesty’s Stationery Office, 1913.
Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1927, London: Board of Education, 1928.


Printing ink


Lithography; Typography; Binding

Subjects depicted

Designs; Lithographs; Woodwork; Tableware; Pattern books


Woodwork; Pattern books; Prints; Household objects; Designs


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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