Print: Le Blond’s Regal set AND the Fancy set all on one sheet. This is complete, as taken from the printing press, and still showing the registrations holes, plate marks and the cutting guide lines to separate the two sets. Each sheet was intended to be cut into 10 separate small images to be stuck to the lid of small boxes containing sewing needles. Most of the images are miniatures of other prints by Le Blond. The images can be very topical and include 5 prints of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert at Windsor, Portsmouth and Balmoral, Osbourne House, Opening of Parliament and The Crystal Palace.
Date: Circa 1854
Size (cm ht x w): 13 x 19.4 (total image) 17.2 x 24.5 (sheet size)
State: Complete sheet as printed from the plate
Condition: Very minor staining and curling to sheet edges else excellent