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The Kid's Playground [proofs]

1866–67
Lithographer William Harring (American, born England, 19th century), After A. Bruith (19th century), Printer Louis Prang & Company (American, active 1860–1897)


Place of Publication: Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Dimensions

Overall: 45.2 x 30 x 4 cm (17 13/16 x 11 13/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

1989.278

Medium or Technique

Bound album with 41 chromolithograph proofs, plus impression of final lithograph

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Albums

([Boston: L. Prang & Co., 1866-67]) 45.2 cm; 41 ff., most printed on one side, some carrying single-color proofs of other subjects on their versos; contemporary half red-brown cloth, thick cardboard (cream-colored phase box).


[Boston: L. Prang & Co., 1866-67]

Inscription

Black ink on upper cover "Kids / Play Ground / Sh. 39 [earlier number crossed out]"

Provenance

Wrightson Christopher, by whom given to MFA, September 9, 1989.

Credit Line

Gift of Wrightson Christopher