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Cover image, Penrose's Pictorial Annual, 1902-3. This issue has several examples of designs modelled in clay, photographed, then reproduced in halftone.
Clearly, the technique was very much in vogue in 1902-1903. It also has a short article on the subject, written by George Stuart Littlejohn; many of the
examples in the volume bear a Littlejohn logo.
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