2019 · Cumberland Foreside, ME
by Pomeroy, Jane R.
Cumberland Foreside, ME: Burntcoat Press, 2019. Wrappers. 8.5 x 10 inches. Wrappers. 192 pages. Curated by Jane R. Pomeroy. Published to accompany the eponymous exhibition at the Grolier Club November 13 - December 28, 2019. This review of the engraver Alexander Anderson (1775-1870) represents the variety, skill, humor, and emotional power of his work. With engravings for religious works; Bibles; American Tract Society pamphlets; and school, travel, history, geography, and children's books. With over 200 illustrations
Designed and set in Sabon LT Std by Jane R. and Robert W. Pomeroy.
Jane Pomeroy is the author of Alexander Anderson, 1775-1870, Wood Engraver and Illustrator, an Annotated Bibliography and Alexander Anderson's New York City Diary, 1793-1799, both published by Oak Knoll Press.
(Inventory #: 134211)