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A Vision of Thoreau. With his 1849 Essay: Civil Disobedience

1965
Illustrated by Antonio Frasconi (Uruguayan (born in Argentina, active in the United States) 1919–2013), Author Henry David Thoreau (American, 1817–1862), Printer Spiral Press (American, 1926–1971)


Place of Publication: South Norwalk, Connecticut, USA

Dimensions

Overall: 19.1 x 13.8 x 1.1 cm (7 1/2 x 5 7/16 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.1333

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with twelve woodcuts

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

([South Norwalk (Conn.): the artist, 1965]) 19.1 cm; [17 ff. (double leaves)]; publisher’s original printed green paper.


[South Norwalk (Conn.): the artist, 1965]

Signed

Pen and black ink below the colophon "Antonio Frasconi [with blue initial stamp below]"

Provenance

1965, Weyhe Gallery, New York; 1965, sold by Weyhe Gallery to the MFA. (Accession date: November 10, 1965)

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund

Copyright

© Antonio Frasconi