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    This Illustrated Alphabet From The 19th Century Is Beautiful Enough To Frame

    Swoonworthy.

    Lithographer Charles Joseph Hullmandel created an illustrated alphabet.

    Charles Joseph Hullmandel / Via The British Museum

    The pieces were created sometime between 1818 and 1860.

    Charles Joseph Hullmandel / Via The British Museum

    They draw inspiration from the landscape.

    Charles Joseph Hullmandel / Via The British Museum

    WIth 'D', the trees form the outline of the letter.

    Charles Joseph Hullmandel / Via The British Museum

    With 'H', a bridge forms the body.

    Charles Joseph Hullmandel / Via The British Library

    You can see the full collection at BritishMuseum.org.

    Charles Joseph Hullmandel / Via The British Museum

    H/t This Is Colossal.

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