Hello Guild Friends!
This exchange is closed but please do still send in your application for next time. New partners will be assigned in early January 2018!
|Le Philateliste by François Barraud (1929)|
|The Bronte's study, Haworth, England|
I took this photo last fall in Haworth. Notice what I originally did not---the writing slope lying open on the table!
|Jane Austen's Writing Desk and Spectacles, British Library|
|In the 1880s, pink seals were used to send congratulations.|
|Image credit: Seller collectaprint via eBay.|
|Cornelius Gijsbrechts: Qudolibet, 1675|
|Medieval illuminated manuscript featuring document with hanging seal. Photo courtesy British Library.|