Sacramento: 1896. Twenty-three skillful samples of gift number fourteen in over a dozen colors of paper, including metallic gold, silver, and bronze. Light general wear and some light soiling to samples. A very good, remarkably precise and advanced example of a unique Froebel gift album. Accordion bound in original brown cloth titled “WEAVING / S.N.K.T.S.” in gilt. Original brown ribbon ties at fore-edge. 6 in. x 6 in. Item #17199
This is a colorful and well-executed example of Froebel gift fourteen. These skillful paper-weaving samples feature gradient techniques using three to four different shades in the same piece.