A framed display of a trio of early color offset lithographic bookplate illustrations from the 1898 printing of Mrs. Beeton’s Cookery Book, originally published in London in 1861. The images depict beautifully colored and detailed illustrations the food groups Fruit., Fish., and Cheese.. The prints are mounted under coordinating double mat, behind acrylic glass in a wood frame with a gold leaf and dark green finish with a hanging wire. A label to the verso identifies the book from which these plates were taken and publisher.
- light discoloration to prints, consistent with age.
- measurements include frame.