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Proceedings at the Reception and Dinner in honor of George Peabody, Esq., of London, by the Citizens of the Old Town of Danvers, October 9, 1856

1856
Illustrated by Winslow Homer (American, 1836–1910), Illustrated by M. C. Oby (American, 19th century), Photographer W. Snell (American, 19th century), Portrait(s) designed by John Edward Jones (Irish, 1806–1862), Engraved by John Chester Buttre (American, 1821–1893), Lithograph(s) by Leopold Grozelier (American (born in France), 1865–1907), Lithograph(s) by Lodowick H. Bradford (American, active 1845–1859), Lithograph(s) by John H. Bufford (American, active 1835–1871), Printer Henry W. Dutton (American, 19th century)


Place of Publication: Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Dimensions

Overall: 28.2 x 19.4 x 3.4 cm (11 1/8 x 7 5/8 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

40.579

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with one engraving and 18 tinted lithographs

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Boston: Henry W. Dutton & Son, 1856) 28.2 cm; vi pp. [1 f.] 195 pp., plus plates; original publisher’s blind- and gilt-stamped blue cloth.


Boston: Henry W. Dutton & Son, 1856

Inscription

Pen and brown ink on the front flyleaf: "Alexander Duncan Esq. / New York / With the compliments / of the Committee / Francis Baker Secy / South Danvers Jany. 1857."

Provenance

Davis & Orioli, London; from whom purcahsed for $4.47 by MFA, October 10, 1940.

Credit Line

Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis