Requires Photography

"Quo Vadis"--A Narrative of the Time of Nero

1897
Illustrated by Howard Pyle (American, 1853–1911), Illustrated by Edmund Henry Garrett (American, 1853–1929), Illustrated by Evert Louis van Muyden (French, 1853–1922), Author Henryk Sienkiewicz (Polish, 1846–1916), Publisher Little, Brown, and Company (American, founded in 1837), Printer University Press


Place of Publication: Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Dimensions

Overall (each vol. depth variable): 22.2 x 15 x 5.6 cm (8 3/4 x 5 7/8 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.2446a-b

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with photogravures.

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Boston: Little Brown and Company, 1897) 22.2 cm, two vols.; (v. 1) x, 355 pp., plus plates; (v. 2) vi, 352 pp., plus pls.; original publisher’s gilt-stamped vellum.


Boston: Little Brown and Company, 1897

Provenance

William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.

Credit Line

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