'Quills for Artists Hair Pencils', c 1845.
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Lithographic plate showing a woman sketching a landscape. Taken from 'The Swan, Goose and Duck' in 'Graphic Illustrations of Animals - showing their utility to man in their services during life, and uses after death' (1845), a book illustrated by Benjamin Waterhouse Hawkins and R K Thomas. Published by Thomas Varty and printed by J Graf, C Graf, Day and Haghe.