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Title Quotation from the ´Pageant of summer´
Collection Crafts Study Centre
Calligrapher Joan Pilsbury and Wendy Westover
Description Double opening, of a quotation from 'Pageant of summer' by Richard Jefferies, written in black ink, with illumination in watercolour paint, and decorated with raised and burnished gold on vellum. The card folder has internal leaves of paper, and the whole has a vellum binding, decorated with foliage in gold.
Id Number Current Accession C.87.30
Subject calligraphy, double opening, writing, plants
Measurements 33.5 x 22 centimetres
Material ink on vellum
Other Materials raised and burnished gold, paper, card, vellum
Ink black
History One of several pieces of work on which Joan Pilsbury and Wendy Westover have collaborated.
Literary Source 'As the Wind' by Richard Jefferies
Rights Owner Managed by the Crafts Study Centre.
Style Period Period 1960s
Technique hand-lettering



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