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Newark: A Series of Engravings on Wood by Rodolph Ruzicka

1917
Illustrated by Rudolph Ruzicka (American, 1883–1978), Author Walter Prichard Eaton (American, 1878–1957), Publisher Carteret Book Club (American, founded in 1908), Typographical design by Daniel Berkeley Updike (American, 1860–1941), Printer Merrymount Press (American, founded in 1893)


Place of Publication: Newark, New Jersey, USA

Dimensions

Overall: 31.1 x 24.1 x 2 cm (12 1/4 x 9 1/2 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.2462

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 12 black and white and 5 color wood engravings

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Newark [NJ]: The Carteret Book Club, 1917) 31.1 cm; xv, 52 pp. [1 f.], plus 5 plates; publisher’s original gilt-stamped yellow cloth, marbled paper boards.


Newark [NJ]: The Carteret Book Club, 1917

Provenance

1929, acquired by William A. Sargent (b. 1858 - d. 1936); 1937, bequest of William A. Sargent to the MFA. (Accession date: November 17, 1937)

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent