Studies in Design. Truth. Beauty. Power

1874–1876
Christopher Dresser (Scottish, 1834–1904), Printer Alfred Goater, Publisher Cassell & Co.


Dimensions

Overall: 42.6 x 31.5 x 2.7 cm (16 3/4 x 12 3/8 x 1 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

2016.415

Medium or Technique

Folio, original publisher's cloth

Not On View

Classifications

Books and manuscripts

Folio, original publisher’s cloth, bevelled edges, gilt, (iv) with 60 chromolithographs

Provenance

Before 2015, acquired at a library sale of a technical college by Maurice Whitby, Sevin Seydi Rare Books, London; 2015, sold by Maurice Whitby to Charles Wood (dealer), Cambridge, MA; 2016, sold by Charles Wood to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 28, 2016)

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund