Bookplate of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

1780
Thought to be by Joseph Callender (American, 1751–1821)


Catalogue Raisonné

Allen 17; Hipkiss 240

Dimensions

Platemark: 13.7 x 8.3 cm (5 3/8 x 3 1/4 in.) Sheet: 14.9 x 9.3 cm (5 7/8 x 3 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

41.679

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In plate: SUB LIBERTATE FLORENT/ MDCCLXXX/ The GIFT of

Provenance

The M. and M. Karolik Collection of Eighteenth-Century American Arts; gift to MFA, September 1941

Credit Line

The M. and M. Karolik Collection of Eighteenth-Century Arts