Full-page illustrations 19 & 22

Scope and Content

Two illustrations surface-mounted on one board, numbered in red pen '19' and '22'. '19' is of a boy holding a match and seated on a staircase, watching flood water rising around him. '22' is of a girl and a dog finding a person lying on the floor. Both drawings have been initialled 'HJ' and the board has been annotated in pencil and in pen with instructions as to the sizing of the pictures for printing. The number '325' has been ink-stamped on the back of the board and a plain sheet of paper has been taped to the board as a cover for the pictures. The cover sheet is numbered in red pen '4', and annotated in pencil 'M.E. Atkinson's Crusoe Island'.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

drawing ink, graphite pencil, correction fluid (gouache), fountain pen ink; acidic board + acidic paper