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Catalog Number 1954.0018
Other Number 1010/16
Collection Rosenbach
Object Name Drawing
Lexicon Category 8: Communication Artifact
Lexicon Sub-category Art
Description Pencil drawing on cream-colored wove paper. Title page for "VANITY FAIR/Story 1s". Two characters hold a banner reading "A NOVEL WITHOUT A HERO" in front of a cityscape.

"Centre" is written in pencil on the reverse.
Date 1846 ca.
Artist Thackeray, William Makepeace, 1811-1863
Title Vanity Fair: A Novel Without a Hero
Made Thackeray, William Makepeace/ England
Material pencil on wove paper
Dimensions H-4.25 W-5 inches
Subjects Illustrations
Banners
Title pages