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Four Large Original 1930s M.S Manuscript Art & Design Art Work Folders containing over 60 Original Pieces including Designs for Travel Posters, Wallpaper, Book, Pottery, Embroidery, Showcard Designs
This is a collection of four unique original 1930s design folders from the English Commercial Artist Edith E. Chadwick, whose work involved designing Wallpaper patterns, Pottery Decoration and Period Posters, the folders offered here contain over sixty original pieces of Artwork and Design from the 1935-1937 period when she was studying Art & Design at Edge Hill College, each folder is named, the first titled “Design”, the second “Method”, the third “Representational”, the fourth “Memory & Imagination”, containing designs for Posters, Wallpaper Friezes, Book Title Page Art, Designs for Book Covers and Endpapers, Book Page Design, Showcard Designs, Border Patterns, Embroidery Panel Design, Still Life Pieces, other Artwork very Similar to the Nursery Rhyme Children’s Book, Design for Drop Curtain, Mural Design for a Nursery, Examples of Calligraphy, and other Art Work Studies. All very evocative of the 1930s Art Deco period, the folders are large formats measuring 22 inches by 15 inches approx., with many of the art pieces measuring this size. Some smaller, A lovely collection of 1930s period Artwork & Design from a talented commercial female artist of the day, creasing to a few edges else in nice condition, the Folder Covers are also Hand Painted by the Artist with Art Deco style designs,
Author Edith E. Chadwick
Illustrator Edith E. Chadwick