Alphabet woodcut Circa 1750


TGK 28


From the C17th alphabets such as this were a common aid to spelling and reading for children, and the choice of subject matter says much about the culture of the time. The simplicity of the images, dictated by the block preparation and print process, adds to their charm and interest.

30 x 50 print only

30 x 50 print mounted

30 x 50 print mounted and framed




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