The floral design of this Winterthur Flowers Everyday Journal is taken from a book of 145 watercolor designs developed by artists in 1857 for use at the two porcelain factories of Thomas Dimmock & Company in Hanley, England. These designs are in a book that is part of the Joseph Downs Collection of Manuscripts and Printed Ephemera in the Winterthur Library, a center for research and study fo the decorative arts.
Galison's Everyday Journals feel great to the touch--the covers are smooth and feel substantial without being too rigid. They are just the right thickness, too. Toss an Everyday Journals into a tote or keep some handy at your desk.