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Book of the Artists. American Artist Life, Comprising Biographical and Critical Sketches of American Artists: Preceded by an Historical Account of the Rise and Progress of Art in America. Vol. III

1867
Author Henry Theodore Tuckerman (American, 1813–1871), Publisher George Palmer Putnam (American, 1814–1872), Publisher Sampson Low, Marston, Searle & Rivington


Place of Publication: New York, New York, USA

Dimensions

Overall: 36.6 x 30 x 5.1 cm (14 7/16 x 11 13/16 x 2 in.)

Accession Number

1983.541

Medium or Technique

Printed book, extensively extra-illustrated with drawings, autograph letters, and prints

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(New York: G. P. Putnam & Son; London: Sampson Low & Co., 1867) 36.6 cm; [223]-396 pp., plus extra title page and illustrations; 19th-century gilt-stamped red morocco (Matthews).


New York: G. P. Putnam & Son; London: Sampson Low & Co., 1867

Provenance

Coll. Lucius Tuckerman (1890); Bayard Tuckerman; William M. Elkins (1919) (The two latter, grandfather and father of the donor); Mrs. Goran F. Holmquist, by whom given to MFA, December 7, 1983.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Goran F. Holmquist in memory of Elizabeth Tuckerman Elkins