Box 5

Pen and ink

No known Illustrator(s)

Known books with call numbers and possible books:
No definite match

Known nursery rhymes, fairy tales and stories:
Fair One with Golden Locks
Snow White
White Cat

Genre/subject of illustrations:
Annotated artwork
Mother Goose
Nursery Rhymes and Fairy Tales


Selected Illustrations
(click to enlarge):

Folder 8


Folder 18

Folder 1 “Snow white &c” Large bear curled up and sleeping [sketch on reverse], 11 x 19 cm

Folder 2 “Snow white &c” bust portraits of three women in center, with a man to the left and right; all are dressed in Elizabethian clothing, 12 x 28 cm

Folder 3 “Snow white &c” dwarf or elf with a long beard sitting on a rock empting a sack onto the ground, 24 x 15.5 cm

Folder 4 “The Fair One with Golden Locks” text written in script [likely a page heading], 6 x 23 cm

Folder 5 “Fair One with Golden Locks” young man in Elizabethian clothing bent over a pond looking at a fish; the fish has his mouth open, 23 x 15 cm

Folder 6 “Fair One with Golden Locks” young woman in Elizabethian clothing seated on a throne; her blonde hair is cascading down the chair’s arm, 26 x 15.5 cm

Folder 7 “Fair One with Golden Locks” dragon breathing fire; behind is a mountain and a flying owl; the backside of a young man is visible in foreground climbing the rocks, 21.5 x 27 cm

Folder 8 “Fair One with Golden Locks” king in crown emerging from locked door; at his feet is a young man looking up [labeled at bottom White Cat Series Copyright 1901 by McLoughlin Bros New York], 28 x 19.5 cm

Folder 9 “Fair One with Golden Locks” girl with long blonde hair places a crown atop a young man’s head who is kneeling before her and looking up, 26.5 x 20.5 cm

Folder 10 “Fair One with Golden Locks” portrait of a girl with long blonde hair facing the viewer wearing Elizabethian clothing, 26.5 x 17.5 cm

Folder 11 “Fair One with Golden Locks” young man sitting atop a horse facing the viewer; attached to the saddle is a large head with large eyes and moustache, 24.5 x 16 cm

Folder 12 “The White Cat” text written in unfilled script, 6.5 x 23.5 cm

Folder 13 “White Cat” three cats walking on two legs; two are dressed like men with swords; one is dressed as a woman with dress and cape, 24.5 x 16 cm

Folder 14 “White Cat” young man and woman, shown bust length, wearing Elizabethian clothing; hands are clasped together as if in a dance [image bordered], 15.5 x 23.5 cm

Folder 15 “White Cat” young man in Elizabethian clothing standing holding onto a long swirling streamer [or hair?], 21.5 x 17 cm

Folder 16 “White Cat” young man in Elizabethian clothing walking between a curtain and columns; he looks up surprised; surrounding him are hands bearing lit torches, 26 x 23 cm

Folder 17 “White Cat” profile of a young man in Elizabethian clothing riding a horse and watching a dressed cat ride a monkey up a tree, 25 x 18.5 cm

Folder 18 “White Cat” young man in Elizabethian clothing holding a drawn sword with his hand over his eyes; a white cat with a black cape is at his feet, 24.5 x 17.5 cm

Folder 19 “White Cat” king in a crown sitting on a throne with servants on either side; one holds a cat on a pillow; in front of the king is a young man making gestures with his hands, 25.5 x 20 cm

Folder 20 “White Cat” white cat on a pillow in a black cape with collar; on both sides of the cat are hands with fingers extended, 11 x 24 cm


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