Georgie Gaskin

Engraving by an unknown engraver

Source: Tuer, facing p. 66

The illustration for Autumn shows the girl with her hornbook (now with the letters w and u) amid scrolling vines of stylised grapes. There isa touch of humour here, because she is keeping herself warm by using her hornbook as a battledore! This is the third of Gaskin's four very attractive Arts and Crafts designs here, based on the seasons.

  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Winter
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