W.N. (British, fl. 1819)
A sketchbook with drawings of Southwold and the surrounding area
Including views of Walberswick; Southwold, August 27th; Dunwich Augt. 28th; Dunwich; Gateway, Grey Friars; Dunwich; Southwold (2); Cove Hythe, Sep 2d 1819; Boats and ships at anchor off Southwold or Walberswick; Walberswick Harbour; Dover castle; Buckden; Chillingham castle; On the Wye two miles below Monmouth; Tintern Abbey; Chepstow castle; Tintern Abbey; Chepstow; Fountains Abbey; castle at Meling; Norfolk; Shipping at sea (3)
The sketchbook signed with initials and inscribed on the inside front cover: W.N. Southwold August 26th 1819, the majority of the drawings inscribed and dated as above, pen and grey, brown or black ink and pencil.
The pages of the sketchbook each 14 x 22.5 cm, the sketchbook oblong 8vo., bound in half red roan over marbled boards, with an engraved pictoria.